Data about <i>Porites astreoides</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Porites astreoides</i>
  • geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
geographic distribution
Additional detail Aruba World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Belize World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Bermuda World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Bonaire World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Brazilian Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Caribbean Sea World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Caribbean Sea World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Cayman Islands World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Colombia World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Costa Rica World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Cuba World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Curaçao World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Guatemala World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of Mexico World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Hispaniola World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Honduras World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Jamaica World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Mexico World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Nicaragua World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Panama World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Puerto Rico World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail West Africa World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail West Atlantic World Register of Marine Species  
  • latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
latitude min
Additional detail -27.2 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 32.33 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
  • longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
longitude max
Additional detail -22.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail -97.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Porites astreoides</i>
mineralized tissue
Additional detail aragonite Marine Invertebrate Traits  
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

Ecology

Data about <i>Porites astreoides</i>
  • habitat
    A category or description of the habitat in which the Event occurred.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/habitat
habitat
Additional detail archipelago
  • archipelago
    A group of geographically or geologically associated islands.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000220
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cave
  • cave
    Naturally formed, subterranean open area or chamber.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000067
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coral reef
  • coral reef
    Aragonite structures produced by living organisms, found in shallow, marine waters with little nutrients in the water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000150
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coral reef
  • coral reef
    Aragonite structures produced by living organisms, found in shallow, marine waters with little nutrients in the water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000150
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail lagoon
  • lagoon
    A sheet of saline water separated from the open sea by sand or shingle banks. The sheet of water between an offshore reef, especially of coral and mainland. The sheet of water within a ring or horseshoe shaped atoll.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000038
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine biome
  • marine biome
    An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine habitat
  • marine habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a sea or ocean containing high concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (typically >35 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000569
IUCN  
Additional detail neritic sub-littoral zone Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ocean
  • ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000015
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail oceanic zone
  • oceanic zone
    The water mass of an ocean that is not above a continental shelf.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000207
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pebble
  • pebble
    A clastic rock with a particle size of 4 to 64 millimeters based on the Krumbein phi scale of sedimentology.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002139
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail reef
  • reef
    A ridge of rocks, lying near the surface of the sea, which may be visible at low tide, but is usually covered by water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000130
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail reef
  • reef
    A ridge of rocks, lying near the surface of the sea, which may be visible at low tide, but is usually covered by water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000130
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea floor Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea grass bed
  • sea grass bed
    Seagrass beds are highly diverse and productive ecosystems, and can harbour hundreds of associated species from all phyla. They partly create their own habitat: the leaves slow down water-currents increasing sedimentation, and the seagrass roots and rhizomes stabilize the seabed.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000059
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
feeds on
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Additional detail Lestrigonus bengalensis GloBI  
Additional detail Microsetella rosea GloBI  
Additional detail Oikopleura dioica GloBI  
Additional detail Oikopleura longicauda GloBI  
Additional detail Oithona colcarva GloBI  
Additional detail Oithona nana GloBI  
Additional detail Oithona oculata GloBI  
Additional detail Oithona plumifera GloBI  
Additional detail Oithona simplex GloBI  
Additional detail Oncaea mediterranea GloBI  
Additional detail Oncaea venusta GloBI  
Additional detail Paracalanus aculeatus GloBI  
Additional detail Paracalanus crassirostris GloBI  
Additional detail Paracalanus parvus GloBI  
Additional detail Penilia avirostris GloBI  
Additional detail Podon GloBI  
Additional detail Undinula vulgaris GloBI  
  • water depth
    The depth of seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/verbatimDepth
water depth max
Additional detail 111.5 m OBIS Environmental Information  
  • water nitrate concentration
    Dissolved nitrate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/DissolvedNitrate
water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.024 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 8.03 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
  • water temperature
    Temperature of the water at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/SeawaterTemperature
water temperature min
Additional detail 19.82 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.07 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
  • water silicate concentration
    Dissolved silicate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/DissolvedSilicate
water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.8 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 5.08 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
  • water phosphate concentration
    Dissolved phosphate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/DissolvedPhosphate
water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.02 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.38 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
  • water dissolved O2 concentration
    Dissolved oxygen concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/DissolvedOxygen
water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 3.99 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 5.09 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
  • water O2 saturation
    The percent oxygen saturation in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/OxygenSaturation
water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 104.07 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 77.54 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
  • has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
has predator
Additional detail Bearded Fireworm GloBI  
Additional detail Caribbean Coralsnail GloBI  
Additional detail Chocolate-line Topsnail GloBI  
Additional detail Four-eyed Butteflyfish GloBI  
Additional detail Globose Coralsnail GloBI  
Additional detail Long-spined Sea Urchin GloBI  
Additional detail Longsnout Butterflyfish GloBI  
Additional detail Pearl Blenny GloBI  
Additional detail Phragmatopoma lapidosa GloBI  
Additional detail Reef Butterflyfish GloBI  
Additional detail Sharpnose Puffer GloBI  
Additional detail Yellowtail Damselfish GloBI  
  • water salinity
    Dissolved salt concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Salinity
water salinity min
Additional detail 34.67 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 37.17 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
mineralized tissue
Additional detail aragonite Marine Invertebrate Traits  
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about <i>Porites astreoides</i>
  • first appearance (older bound)
    The older bound for the first appearance of this taxon in the fossil record, in Ma.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/paleo_firstapp_ea
first appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 23.03 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
  • first appearance (younger bound)
    The younger bound for the first appearance of this taxon in the fossil record, in Ma.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/paleo_firstapp_la
first appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 15.97 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
  • last appearance (older bound)
    The older bound for the last appearance of this taxon in the fossil record, in Ma.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/paleo_lastapp_ea
last appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
  • last appearance (younger bound)
    The younger bound for the last appearance of this taxon in the fossil record, in Ma.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/paleo_lastapp_la
last appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about <i>Porites astreoides</i>
population trend
Additional detail Increasing IUCN  
conservation status
Additional detail least concern
  • least concern
    A taxon is Least Concern when it has been evaluated against the criteria and does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/leastConcern
IUCN  

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