Occurrence record: 148

of Sphyrna mokarran | Great Hammerhead recorded on 2015-04-02

Dataset

Data resource SharkBase
Occurrence ID 148
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 2015-04-02
Supplied date "Thu Apr 02 00:00:00 AEDT 2015"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sphyrna mokarran
Taxon rank species
Common name Great Hammerhead
Supplied common name "Great hammerhead shark"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Sphyrnidae
Genus Sphyrna
Species Sphyrna mokarran
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 mandurah
Latitude -32.505893
Longitude 115.684012
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Indian Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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 Sea Angling
visibility -unknown-

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    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
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    First of the month Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
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    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
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    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    NRM Regions 2010 South West
    NRM Regions 2014 South West
    NRM Regions 2015 Peel-Harvey
    NRM Regions 2017 Peel-Harvey Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Peel-Harvey Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1379
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7241
    Endemism 0.0103905
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0052733715
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 27.419754 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6365142 index
    Species Richness 4.740741 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7077.375 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 5.917859 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.37 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.3299999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.58 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.77 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 19.27 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.39 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.719999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.09 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.526186 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.12408073 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.2821791 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 14.041667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -13.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1093548 degrees