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Occurrence record: 199

of Heterodontus portusjacksoni | Pigfish recorded on 2007-11-16

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 199
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence remarks Boat diving with Perth Diving Academy. Great day out lots of aquatic life to see and very knowledgable guides.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2007-11-16
Supplied date "Fri Nov 16 00:00:00 AEDT 2007"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Heterodontus portusjacksoni
Taxon rank species
Common name Pigfish
Supplied common name "Port Jackson shark"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Heterodontiformes
Family Heterodontidae
Genus Heterodontus
Species Heterodontus portusjacksoni
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
Locality Cockburn (C)
Locality Rottnest Island
Latitude -31.9969253
Longitude 115.540044099999
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Indian Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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 Excellent

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    Data quality tests

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    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    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
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Rottnest Island IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions Perth
    NRM Regions 2014 Perth
    NRM Regions 2015 Perth
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Swan Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Perth
    IBRA 7 Regions Swan Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Perth
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Swan Coastal Plain Scrub and Woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Islands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Fremantle
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Cockburn
    Local Government Areas Cockburn (C)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FREMANTLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FREMANTLE, SM
    Statistical Local Areas Cockburn (C)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Perth Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdct
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Swan Plain
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation types - native Callitris forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 2.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.5863
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8392
    Endemism 0.106775716
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.035197124
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.8702
    Occurrence Density 178.83951 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.6769878 index
    Species Richness 11.580247 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 679.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 389.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 27.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 88.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 392.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 185.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 182.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 147.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3145.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 157.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 15564.636 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 5.45E-4 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 20.1857 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.059261754 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.370078 mg/m^3
    Social
    Disadvantaged 986.802 points (mean=1000)
    Substrate
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Water holding capacity 14479.0 mm
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 56.791668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.36643133 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1904 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 10.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3496 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 214.76 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 212.2 Day