Encounter

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Identity

Identified as: UC2014-001

Matched by: Unmatched first encounter

Alternate ID: NP-1

 Occurrence ID: None assigned.


Date

2014-09-14 16:30
Verbatim Event Date: None


Location

Description: Descanso Beach, Avalon, Catalina Island, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Location ID: SoCal
Country:
Water depth: 4.0 meters

No GPS data is available for mapping.




Contact Information

Submitter
Laurie Stevens

Photographer


Observation Attributes

Taxonomy: Not available 

Status: alive

Sex: unknown

Noticeable scarring: 

Behavior:  Shark approached snorkler on snorkler's blind side. Appeared curious, confident.

Life stage: 

Additional comments:
Took us a while to confirm type of shark. Had not seen or heard of this type of shark before. Did not know it even existed, before seeing it.



Metadata

Number: 0485b3cf-2d9f-46eb-a0c9-2ad2ce9b6aaf

Workflow state: unapproved

Managing researcher: 
 

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Measurements

TypeSizeUnits
Weight70.0KilogramsEstimated
Length2.1MetersEstimated
Water Temperature72.0FarenheitEstimated

Tracking

Metal Tags

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Acoustic Tag

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Satellite Tag

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Dynamic Properties

None

 Images


Adopters

No adoptions defined.


Spot Matching Algorithms (Modified Groth and I3S)

Extracted Spots

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