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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:F9656

Preserved specimen of Negaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837) | Lemon Shark recorded on 2003-03-16


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number F9656
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:127010"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet Specimen
Identified by Manuel, Amanda - South Australian Museum  
Collector 1.  Donnellan, Prof Steve   2.  South Australian Museum  
Supplied as "Donnellan, Prof Steve - South Australian Museum"
Record number F9656
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name [Waterhouse Club Dampier 2003]
Date identified 2015-04-23
Identification remarks Confidence: 2


Dataset / Survey name Waterhouse Club Dampier 2003  
Event ID
Identification remarks Confidence: 2
Occurrence date 2003-03-16
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Negaprion acutidens
Supplied scientific name "Negaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Lemon Shark
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Supplied as "Elasmobranchii"
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Negaprion
Species Negaprion acutidens
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Rüppell, 1837)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -20.482933
Supplied as: "-20.48293333"
Longitude 115.535517
Supplied as: "115.5355167"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Vermouth Lagoon
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20 28 59 S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 115 32 08 E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID d67c1b5b-ee47-46af-8778-fbecbe3ec6ae
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Negaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837)
    Coordinates -20.482933,115.535517
    Related records
    Record UUID ecc5c760-1b9d-4955-b10d-a081e7e1edaa
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Negaprion acutidens (Rüppell, 1837)
    Coordinates -20.482933,115.535517

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Montebello Islands
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Montebello Islands
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Montebello Islands
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (offshore)
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 3659.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1169.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 242.33333 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 59.666668 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 117.333336 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 118.333336 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 24.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.333332 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.866667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.08
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.066668 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.0 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 25.320833 °C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.09
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.18666667