Occurrence record: Observations:49695857

HumanObservation of Mirounga leonina | Southern Elephant Seal recorded on 2020-06-15

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 49695857
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/49695857
Basis of record Human observation
Observer jhnsullivan
User ID jhnsullivan
Rights © jhnsullivansome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
State conservation Tasmania: Endangered
Rightsholder jhnsullivan
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-06-15
Supplied date "2020-06-15T18:25:20+10:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date Mon Jun 15 2020 18:25:20 GMT+1000 (GMT+10)
Event time 08:25:20Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mirounga leonina
Taxon rank species
Common name Southern Elephant Seal
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Carnivora
Family Phocidae
Genus Mirounga
Species Mirounga leonina
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Latitude -54.5006192712
Longitude 158.9353793246
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Macquarie Island, TAS, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 19.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 3
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/49695857

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    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
    Zero longitude Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Macquarie Island (World Heritage)
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Macquarie Island (World Heritage)
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Macquarie Island (World Heritage)
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Macquarie Island
    NRM Regions 2010 South - Macquarie Islands
    NRM Regions 2014 South - Macquarie Islands
    NRM Regions 2015 South - Macquarie Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region - Macquarie Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region - Macquarie Islands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Unnamed
    IBRA 7 Regions Subantarctic Islands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Macquarie Island
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Antipodes Subantarctic Islands Tundra
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Ridge
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Macquarie Island
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Australian States and Territories Unknown1
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unknown-1
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Surface Geology of Australia Czbh

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.09829462
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.19976266
    Occurrence Density 8976.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.062722 index
    Species Richness 700.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 916.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 203.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 203.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 11.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 259.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 92.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 264.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 49.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 70.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 17.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 33.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 34.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 33.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1409.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 68.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 64.0 degrees C * 10
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -85.0 m