Occurrence record: 196

of Scyliorhinus canicula | Lesser spotted dogfish recorded on 2014-08-09


Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 196
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 15
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence remarks Photographic shore dive looking for nudibranchs with Haven Diving Services
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Record date 2014-08-09
Supplied date "Sat Aug 09 00:00:00 AEST 2014"
Date precision Day


Scientific name Scyliorhinus canicula
Taxon rank [rank not known]
Common name Lesser spotted dogfish
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric No match
Name parse type wellformed


Locality Stackpole Quay
Latitude 51.6175
Longitude -4.90087
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Atlantic 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 Good

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Name not recognised Failed
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Invalid scientific name 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
    Country inferred from coordinates 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 Northeast Atlantic Shelf Marine
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Northern British Isles
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 27
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Celtic Seas

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.50149256
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.012345679 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency