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Occurrence record: csiro_nw_shelf_demersal:51664-37020013

Human observation of Proscymnodon plunketi (Waite, 1910) | Lord Plunket's Shark recorded on 1982-04-06


Data partner CSIRO Oceans & Atmosphere
Data resource CSIRO, North West Shelf Demersal Marine Resources Study 1980-1997
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO, Australia"
Collection Supplied collection code "csiro_nw_shelf_demersal"
Catalog number 51664-37020013
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:CSIRO:CMAR_WAREHOUSE:51664-37020013
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Individual count 4
License CC-BY-Int
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Bibliographic citation Source: Soela, survey: SO 2/82, station no: 27, extracted from CSIRO Marine Data Warehouse on 23 Jun 2014


Field Number SO198202:27
Occurrence date 1982-04-06
Date precision DAY
Event time 06:55Z


Scientific name Proscymnodon plunketi
Identified to rank species
Common name Lord Plunket's Shark
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Supplied as "Elasmobranchii"
Order Squaliformes
Family Somniosidae
Genus Proscymnodon
Species Proscymnodon plunketi
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:299103
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Waite, 1910)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
Latitude -18.68333
Supplied as: "-18.68333"
Longitude 116.5
Supplied as: "116.5"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text LINE (116.48333 -18.68333,116.51667 -18.68333)

Additional properties

References http://www.marine.csiro.au/marq/edd_search2.wh_catchdata_query?data_id=51664&spcode=37020013

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Rowley Shoals
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Transition
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.06315441
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 73.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.138537 index
    Species Richness 65.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.008333 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 190883.6 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 190.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.4599999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.7372 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.03 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.88 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.14 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.67 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.369999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.4472 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.032345768 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.12654078 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 188.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -651.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.283456 degrees