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Orca observations on Macquarie Island
Watts, D. (2006) Orca observations on Macquarie Island, Australian Antarctic Data Centre - CAASM.
Contact: Watts, Dave
Availability: This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
This dataset contains sporadic shore based observations of killer whales (Orcinus orca) from Macquarie Island from 1989 to 1998 (inclusive). more
The following data are included in the dataset: Date and time of observation (Australian Eastern Standard Time) The name of the observer The location of the observation (the beach or bay from which the observation was made). The latitude and longitude of the sighted animal (WGS84). The seks of the animal (M=Male, F=Female) (where available). Lifestage of the animal (where available). The observed individual count. Extra notes relating to the observation.
Biology > Mammals
Marine, Macquarie I., Orcinus orca
Macquarie I. [Marine Regions]
28 December 1989 - 23 January 1998
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]
AntOBIS: Antarctic Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2013-07-26
Information last updated: 2013-07-26