Occurrence record: 192

of Galeocerdo cuvier | tiger shark recorded on 2012-09-20

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 192
Basis of record Not supplied
Sex unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY-NC-Int
Occurrence remarks Four meter female Tiger Shark tagged, measured and released by Terra Australis Tv
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2012-09-20
Supplied date "Thu Sep 20 00:00:00 AEST 2012"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Galeocerdo cuvier
Taxon rank species
Common name tiger shark
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Galeocerdo
Species Galeocerdo cuvier
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Locality East Lewis Island
Latitude -20.5918249483805
Longitude 116.679449627294
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Indian Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

conditions Choppy
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

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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
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    Name not supplied Passed
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    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
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    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9364
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0309
    Endemism 0.028045695
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024205972
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 4.9135804 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.384422 index
    Species Richness 0.45679012 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06567145
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.21269812
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 294.24802 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 377.372 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 194.20801 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.2765 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.024982594
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.4361678 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.168684 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 2.480319
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -25.059412
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 1.4457871
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 64.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -275.9715 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -364.724 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -163.64001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 30.482 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 23.48 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 15.066 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.74967 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.450167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.888 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 16.202 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 27.08 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.8600159 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.8359985 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.634003 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.299504 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -4.317993 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.8320007 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.399994 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.09 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 27.462 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 247.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 137.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 140.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -261.56665 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -369.4 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 17.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 27.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 30.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 14.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.45 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 25.05 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.45 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.25 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.15 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.265
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.95 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.650002 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.55 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 258.4348 km/day
    Wind run - month max 313.28815 km/day
    Wind run - month min 208.42409 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.7718177 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 3.8746796 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 5.806868 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.206868 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 4.4068685 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.206868 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 4.471246 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 3.2712455 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 3.2712455 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.072111025 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12727922 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.072111025 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8582.386 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.479863 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.36 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.0 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 9.3433 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.3 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.98 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.19999999 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.0 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.319902 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.16832547 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.4197612 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.06567145
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.21269812
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 264.74228 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 130.25948 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 5.91043
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 19.142828
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 58.68663 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 14.60973 kgC/ha
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 43.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.9999 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 9.999997
    Lithology - age range 300.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 7.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 2650.0 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 3.423246 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 2.4771214 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -22.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.24
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.15
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.0
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 91.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.14
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 1008.936 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 34.79684 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 10.90926 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 0.0
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 1.990936 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 155.83696 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 6.35041 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.454323
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 43.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.2724 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 28.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.5170485
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.026385276 degrees
    Topographic relief 24.66918 m
    Topographic roughness 136.9574 %
    Topographic slope (%) 3.933063 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 201.53334 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 128.48387 Day