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Occurrence record: Reef Life Survey: Global reef fish dataset - 256325

Human observation of Orectolobus wardi Whitley, 1939 | Northern Wobbegong recorded on 2015-08-02


Data partner Reef Life Survey
Data resource Reef Life Survey: Global reef fish dataset
Catalog number 256325
Occurrence ID M1_DATA.256325
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Rss  
Supplied as "RSS"
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED


Event ID 912344892
Occurrence date 2015-08-02
Supplied date "2015-08-02T00:00:00"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Orectolobus wardi
Identified to rank species
Common name Northern Wobbegong
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Supplied as "Elasmobranchii"
Order Orectolobiformes
Family Orectolobidae
Genus Orectolobus
Species Orectolobus wardi
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Whitley, 1939
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Higher geography Central Indo-Pacific
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Yalobia South
Latitude -23.21
Supplied as: "-23.21"
Longitude 113.76
Supplied as: "113.76"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 6
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (113.76 -23.21)
Location ID NMP31

Additional properties

block 1
ecoregion Ningaloo

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 219dab70-b096-45ff-8391-9452630d5972
    Data Resource Reef Life Survey: Cryptic Fish
    Raw Scientific Name Orectolobus wardi
    Coordinates -23.21,113.76
    Related records
    Record UUID a54ec5ab-2fa7-4499-ac41-a1a7dcbe5e03
    Data Resource Reef Life Survey: Global reef fish dataset
    Raw Scientific Name Orectolobus wardi
    Coordinates -23.21,113.76

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ningaloo
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON