Occurrence record: 67

of Sphyrna lewini | Hammerhead Shark recorded on 2012-12-23

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 67
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 2
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2012-12-23
Supplied date "Sun Dec 23 00:00:00 AEDT 2012"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sphyrna lewini
Taxon rank species
Common name Hammerhead Shark
Supplied common name "Scalloped hammerhead shark"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Sphyrnidae
Genus Sphyrna
Species Sphyrna lewini
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Ecuador
Latitude -0.8292784
Longitude -90.9820667999999
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Pacific Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown

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 

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    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
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Gal��pagos Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Gal�pagos Islands Scrub
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Galapagos Islands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Gal�pagos Islands Scrubland Mosaic
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild treeless and barren lands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Eastern Galapagos Islands
    World Country Boundaries Ecuador

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 423.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 61.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 210.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 210.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 67.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1546.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10