Occurrence record: aims_bruvs:SAHUL_21_5_312

Human observation of Pastinachus recorded on 2004-12-06


Data resource Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Institution Supplied institution code "AIMS"
Catalogue number SAHUL_21_5_312
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "O"
License other
Occurrence status present
Collection Code aims_bruvs
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Record date 2004-12-06
Supplied date "2004-12-06 00:00:00"
Event time 8.72027


Scientific name Pastinachus
Supplied scientific name "Pastinachus sephen"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Myliobatiformes
Family Dasyatidae
Genus Pastinachus
Taxonomic issues Matched to excluded species
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Forssk��l, 1775)


Latitude -11.3941898345947
Longitude 124.718566894531
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 53
Maximum depth in metres 53
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 20.0
Distance outside expert range 0.0
Verbatim depth 53.0
Supplied as 53

Additional properties

dataset name Australian Institute of Marine Science - Baited Remote Underwater Video Stations (BRUVS).
rights holder Australian Institute of Marine Science - Baited Remote Underwater Video Stations (BRUVS).

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.018567933
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.9506173 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.5802469 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 280261.03 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 142.0 km
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.091281 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.71999997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 6.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.328 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.9 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.41 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.899998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.16 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.32 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.23 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.699223 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04106575 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.18251991 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 232.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -29.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.135862 degrees