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Occurrence record: 693

of Carcharhinus limbatus | common blacktip shark recorded on 2012-03-19

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 693
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 2012-03-19
Supplied date "Mon Mar 19 00:00:00 AEDT 2012"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Ecuador
Latitude -0.5333329
Longitude -90.35
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Pacific Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Verbatim depth 2.0
Supplied as 2 m

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 Good

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    Data quality tests

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    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
    Depth out of range Passed
    Depth value non-numeric Passed
    Depth value supplied in feet 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 0.024691358 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 291.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 75.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 148.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 159.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 73.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1582.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10