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Occurrence record: ANFC:CA 3297

Preserved specimen of Squalus altipinnis Last, White & Stevens, 2007 | Western Highfin Spurdog recorded on 1982-04-10


Data partner CSIRO National Fish Collection
Data resource Australian National Fish Collection (ANFC)
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO"
Collection Supplied collection code "ANFC"
Catalog number CA 3297
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:CSIRO:Ichthyology:CA 3297
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by P Last & W White  
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Organism quantity 1.0
Supplied as 1
Organism quantity type individual
Identification remarks 1s - Highly reliable identification - identification resulting from the examination of the specimen


Field Number SO0282 36
Identification remarks 1s - Highly reliable identification - identification resulting from the examination of the specimen
Occurrence date 1982-04-10
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Squalus altipinnis
Identified to rank species
Common name Western Highfin Spurdog
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Squaliformes
Family Squalidae
Genus Squalus
Species Squalus altipinnis
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:398268
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Last, White & Stevens, 2007
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Locality SW of Rowley Shoals
Latitude -18.16667
Supplied as: "-18.16667"
Longitude 118.3
Supplied as: "118.3"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 298
Maximum depth in metres 300
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text LINESTRING (118.3 -18.166666666667, 118.333333333333 -18.166666666667)

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Rowley Shoals
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Transition
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.044443842
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 97.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4406915 index
    Species Richness 88.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.004167 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 202085.62 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 218.0 km
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.034246 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.39999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.61 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.89 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6532 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.48999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.86 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.529999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.67 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.87 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.84 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.449999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.842546 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.034215752 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.14194223 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 54.041668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -292.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5108547 degrees