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Occurrence record: 5

of Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos | School Shark recorded on 2013-01-21

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 5
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2013-01-21
Supplied date "Mon Jan 21 00:00:00 AEDT 2013"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos
Taxon rank species
Common name School Shark
Supplied common name "Grey reef shark"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Carcharhinus
Species Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Latitude -23.138343
Longitude 113.769109
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Indian Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

conditions Calm
dcterms:bibliographic citation Kempster RM and Egeberg CA (2015). SharkBase citizen science global chondrichthyan sighting database. Support Our Sharks Ocean Conservation Society. Version 2015.07. www.shark-base.org (consulted on 29/06/2015)
sighting type Diving/Snorkelling
visibility Fair

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) marine 2010 Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 549105.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 0.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Sheep numbers 192222.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5479
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.047767196
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011573867
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 24.098766 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.6731184 index
    Species Richness 2.6790123 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - annual 238.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 87.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 7.0 %
    Precipitation - spring 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring reliability 2.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer reliability 11.0 %
    Precipitation - winter 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 21.0 %
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 235.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 86.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 78.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 79.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 119.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4476.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 368.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3002.9138 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.121971 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07597061 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.57940197 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Erodibility 14.0 k factor
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Topography
    Aspect 57.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 53.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 19.0 m
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.103961706 degrees
    Vegetation
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 209.0 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 125.8 Day