Data about <i>Montastraea curta</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Montastraea curta</i>
  • 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 -55.5 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 33.55 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 min
Additional detail -176 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 179.43 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Montastraea curta</i>
Mineralized tissue
Additional detail aragonite Marine Invertebrate Traits  
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

Ecology

Data about <i>Montastraea curta</i>
Habitat
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  
Habitat
Additional detail sea
  • Sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
Environments - EOL project  
Water depth max
Additional detail 58 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.038 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.03 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 22.22 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.77 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.52 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.78 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.067 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.43 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.5 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.97 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 102.88 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 98.47 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 34.37 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.51 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>Montastraea curta</i>
First Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 23.03 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 20.44 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about <i>Montastraea curta</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Decreasing IUCN  
Extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Montastraea curta</i>
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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