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Title: NOAA_SEFSC_GU2301_occurrence_20240327.csv
Status: Completed
Publication Date: 2024
Abstract:

Provides data for basisOfRecord occurrence: sightings (marine mammal) and other (non-mammal sightings). Main goal is to provide species identification of marine organisms.

Sightings and other observations are uniquely identified by occurrenceID. E.g.: 1_637_40: mammal sighting number 1, effortPoint 637, species code 40 (Atlantic spotted dolphin - Stenella frontalis); 35_43421_303: non-mammal sighting number 35, effortPoint 43421, species code 303 (Green sea turtle - Chelonia mydas.

Entity Information

Entity Type: Data Table
Active Version?: Yes
Description:

Provides data for sightings and samples (Occurrence). Main goal is to provide species identification for sightings and samples and group size counts for sightings (individualCount), among other data.

Data Attributes

Attribute Summary

Rubric Score Primary Key? Name Type Description
100
eventid Character eventid
100
Primary Key occurrenceID Character occurrenceID
100
verbatimIdentification character Animal As identified by data collector
100
IndividualCount Numeric Number Identified
100
associatedMedia Character Indicates whether there is any media associated with this record
100
Recordedby Character concatenation of the number corresponding to the recorder of the data and the initials of the data collector.
100
vernacularName Numeric Animal As identified by data collector
100
scientificName Character Actual Scientific name of identified animal
100
scientificNameID Character Indicates where taxonomic name is found
100
scientificNameAuthorship character historical reference to scientifc identification
100
identificationRemarks Character An optional remark on the taxonomic species
100
identificationReferences Character Reference For The Species Identification
100
occurrenceRemarks Character Optional Collector supplied comment about occurrence record
100
Materialsampleid Character This is N/A for visual sightings. If data is from another source it refers to Ship Abbreviation Character 1-2 Dash Character 3 Year Characters 4-7 Month Characters 8-9 Day Character 10-11 Dash Character 12 2 digits Characters 13-14 Dash Character 15 2 digits Characters 16-17 Month Date
100
preparations Character N/A for Sightings For biological samples: A description of how sample was prepared otherwise
100
occurrenceStatus Character Occurrence status which is always present

Attribute Details

eventid

CC ID: 1333911
Seq. Order: 5
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

eventid

occurrenceID

CC ID: 1333914
Seq. Order: 10
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: Yes
Status: Active
Description:

occurrenceID

Display Example: s_5_2-Jun-04

verbatimIdentification

CC ID: 1333921
Seq. Order: 20
Data Storage Type: character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Animal As identified by data collector

IndividualCount

CC ID: 1333907
Seq. Order: 30
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Number Identified

associatedMedia

CC ID: 1333910
Seq. Order: 35
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Indicates whether there is any media associated with this record

Recordedby

CC ID: 1333909
Seq. Order: 40
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

concatenation of the number corresponding to the recorder of the data and the initials of the data collector.

Derivation:

For Effort Records it is built by concatenating the left observer left observer number, right observer, right observer number, data recorder and data recorder number.

For

vernacularName

CC ID: 1333922
Seq. Order: 50
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Animal As identified by data collector

scientificName

CC ID: 1333918
Seq. Order: 55
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Actual Scientific name of identified animal

scientificNameID

CC ID: 1333920
Seq. Order: 60
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Indicates where taxonomic name is found

scientificNameAuthorship

CC ID: 1333919
Seq. Order: 90
Data Storage Type: character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

historical reference to scientifc identification

identificationRemarks

CC ID: 1333913
Seq. Order: 110
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

An optional remark on the taxonomic species

identificationReferences

CC ID: 1333912
Seq. Order: 115
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Reference For The Species Identification

occurrenceRemarks

CC ID: 1333915
Seq. Order: 120
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Optional Collector supplied comment about occurrence record

Materialsampleid

CC ID: 1333908
Seq. Order: 125
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

This is N/A for visual sightings.

If data is from another source it refers to

Ship Abbreviation Character 1-2

Dash Character 3

Year Characters 4-7

Month Characters 8-9

Day Character 10-11

Dash Character 12

2 digits Characters 13-14

Dash Character 15

2 digits Characters 16-17

Month

Date

preparations

CC ID: 1333917
Seq. Order: 130
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

N/A for Sightings

For biological samples: A description of how sample was prepared otherwise

occurrenceStatus

CC ID: 1333916
Seq. Order: 150
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Occurrence status which is always present

Support Roles

Distributor

CC ID: 1333923
Date Effective From: 2024
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD)
Address: NOAA/NESDIS E/OC SSMC3, 4th Floor, 1351 East-West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3282
Phone: (301) 713-3277

Distribution Information

Distribution 1

CC ID: 1333924
Start Date: 2024
End Date: Present
Download URL: http://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0290563/1.1/data/0-data/NOAA_SEFSC_AMAPPS_GU2301_NCEI_DataPackage/NOAA_SEFSC_GU2301_occurrence_20240327.csv
Distributor: National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD) (2024 - Present)
File Name: NOAA_SEFSC_GU2301_occurrence_20240327.csv
File Date/Time: 2024-04-23 13:12:00
File Type (Deprecated): txt
Distribution Format: CSV - Comma Separated Values (Text)
File Size: 187K
Compression: Uncompressed
Review Status: Chked MD

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 72613
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:72613
Metadata Record Created By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Created: 2024-05-10 16:58+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2024-05-22 02:10+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2024-05-22
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Last Review Date: 2022-01-03
Metadata Review Frequency: 1 Year
Metadata Next Review Date: 2023-01-03