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Australian Sea Lion and New Zealand Fur Seal Distribution Database from Coastal and Marine Resources Information System (CAMRIS)

Latest version published by CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere on Jul 3, 2018 CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere

This database contains information about the distribution and abundance of Australian sea lions and New Zealand fur seals around the Australian coastline. It is derived from information held at the former CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology, and provided by Dr. P. Shaughnessy.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 139 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.


Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 139 records in English (8 KB) - Update frequency: not planned
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Metadata as an RTF file download in English (5 KB)


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Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: f4f88357-7e88-4cab-b3df-848dfcf07e0e.  CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Atlas of Living Australia.


Occurrence; Observation


Who created the resource:

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Who can answer questions about the resource:

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Who filled in the metadata:

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Who else was associated with the resource:

Dave Watts

Geographic Coverage

South Australia and Western Australian coasts

Bounding Coordinates South West [-36, 114], North East [-28, 138]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1975-01-01 / 1995-12-31

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers f4f88357-7e88-4cab-b3df-848dfcf07e0e