Behaviour and Ecology Video Library of Indo Pacific Flora and Fauna

Video library of terrestrial and aquatic natural history on the Indo-Pacific region. The footage contains behavioural sequences such as feeding and reproduction from many of the species of the region. In addition there is a large collection of images of scientific research and the threat faced by the region (e.g. coral bleaching, floods, cyclones)

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    Data record related to this publication Behaviour and Ecology Video Library of Indo Pacific Flora and Fauna
    Data Publication title Behaviour and Ecology Video Library of Indo Pacific Flora and Fauna
  • Description

    Video library of terrestrial and aquatic natural history on the Indo-Pacific region. The footage contains behavioural sequences such as feeding and reproduction from many of the species of the region. In addition there is a large collection of images of scientific research and the threat faced by the region (e.g. coral bleaching, floods, cyclones)

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    • Descriptor

      The video library has been filmed over the past 20 years on various formats as technology has evolved. From Analog Betacam and Hi-8 to Digital formats – DVCAM, Digital Betacam, Panasonic Variacam, SONY HDCAM, Phantom High speed, Time Lapse JPEGS and now in 5 and 6K RED formats. The library encompasses various filming techniques, Terrestrial, Underwater, Aerials, Time Lapse, High Speed and Macro. A full list of content is available on supplied spreadsheet

    • Descriptor type Full
    • Descriptor

      Attached to this dataset are a selection of spreadsheets that are indexes to available video tapes that have been digitised. e.g. DD19.xls refers to tape DD19. The spreadsheet lists what is visible by description, species, scientific name, type of shot (underwater - animal), habitat, location time on the tape.

    • Descriptor type Note
  • Data type dataset
  • Keywords
    • video
    • still images
    • ecology
    • behaviour
    • flora
    • fauna
    • marine
  • Funding source
  • Research grant(s)/Scheme name(s)
  • Research themes
    Tropical Ecosystems, Conservation and Climate Change
    FoR Codes (*)
    • 060201 - Behavioural Ecology
    • 060202 - Community Ecology
    • 060204 - Freshwater Ecology
    • 060205 - Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
    • 060801 - Animal Behaviour
    SEO Codes
    • 960899 - Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments not elsewhere classified
    Specify spatial or temporal setting of the data
    Temporal (time) coverage
  • Start Date
  • End Date
  • Time Period 1999 - ongoing
    Spatial (location) coverage
  • Locations
    • Indo-pacific region
    Data Locations

    Type Location Notes
    Attachment DD21.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD27.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD25 fix ups.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD22.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD24.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD23.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD28.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD20.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD26.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD20.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD25.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD23.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD19.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD21.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD28.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD19.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD29.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD25 fix ups.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD25.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD27.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD26.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD24.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD29.ods Open Document spreadsheet: Example of available video clips
    Attachment DD22.xls MS Excel: Example of available video clips
    The Data Manager is: Jamie Seymour
    College or Centre
    Access conditions Restricted: no access
  • Alternative access conditions
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  • Related publications
      Name Fitzpatrick R, Thums M, Bell I, Meekan MG, Stevens JD, et al. (2012) A Comparison of the Seasonal Movements of Tiger Sharks and Green Turtles Provides Insight into Their Predator-Prey Relationship. PLoS ONE 7(12): e51927. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0051927
    • URL http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0051927
    • Notes
    • Name Lindsay, D.J., Yoshida, H., Uemura, K., Yamamoto, H., Ishibashi, S., Nishikawa, J., Reimer, J.D., Fitzpatrick, R., Fujikura, K. and T. Maruyama. The untethered remotely-operated vehicle PICASSO-1 and its deployment from chartered dive vessels for deep sea surveys off Okinawa, Japan, and Osprey Reef, Coral Sea, Australia. Marine Technology Society Journal 46(4): 20–32
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    • Notes
    • Name Barnett A, Abrantes KG, Seymour J, Fitzpatrick R (2012) Residency and Spatial Use by Reef Sharks of an Isolated Seamount and Its Implications for Conservation. PLoS ONE 7(5): e36574. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0036574
    • URL http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0036574
    • Notes
    • Name Fitzpatrick R, Abrantes K, Seymour J & Barnett A (2011) Variation in depth of whitetip reef sharks: does provisioning ecotourism change their behaviour. Coral Reefs Vol 30:569-577
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    • Notes
    • Name Nishikawa J, Fitzpatrick R, Reimer J, Beaman R, Yamamoto H, Lindsay D (2011) In situ observation of Denise's pygmy seahorse Hippocampus denise associated with a gorgonian coral Annella reticulata at Osprey Reef, Australia. Galaxea 13:25-26
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    • Name Heupel MR, Simpfendorfer CA, Fitzpatrick R (2010) Large–Scale Movement and Reef Fidelity of Grey Reef Sharks. PLoS ONE 5(3): e9650. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0009650
    • URL http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0009650
    • Notes
    • Name Konow N, Fitzpatrick R & Barnett A. (2006) Adult Emperor angelfish (Pomacanthus imperator) clean giant sunfishes (Mola mola) at Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia. Coral Reefs
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  • Related websites
      Name Biopixel
    • URL http://www.biopixel.tv
    • Notes Biopixel aims to promote the uniqueness, diversity and conservation of nature through the development of entertaining, engaging and educational visual content of the highest quality.
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    Citation Seymour, Jamie; Fitzpatrick, Richard (2014): Behaviour and Ecology Video Library of Indo Pacific Flora and Fauna. James Cook University. https://doi.org/10.4225/28/54488B143A1A1