Data about <i>Acropora cervicornis</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Acropora cervicornis</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 Bonaire 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 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 Mozambique World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Mozambique World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Mozambique 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 Venezuela 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 max
Additional detail 26.18 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 8.5 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 -97.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 79 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about <i>Acropora cervicornis</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 bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail biome
  • Biome
    A major class of ecologically similar communities of plants, animals, and other organisms. Biomes are defined based on factors such as plant structures (such as trees, shrubs, and grasses), leaf types (such as broadleaf and needleleaf), plant spacing (forest, woodland, savanna), and other factors like climate. Unlike ecozones, biomes are not defined by genetic, taxonomic, or historical similarities. Biomes are often identified with particular patterns of ecological succession and climax vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000428
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 island
  • Island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
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 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
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 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 ridge Environments - EOL project  
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  
Additional detail sediment
  • Sediment
    Sediment is an environmental substance comprised of any particulate matter that can be transported by fluid flow and which eventually is deposited as a layer of solid particles on the bedor bottom of a body of water or other liquid.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002007
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Water depth min
Additional detail 0.2 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 71.5 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.12 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.15 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 26.38 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.03 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.81 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 5.08 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.02 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.24 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.29 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.74 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 103.34 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 94.7 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 35.21 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 36.53 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Conservation

Data about <i>Acropora cervicornis</i>
Iucn red list category
Additional detail critically endangered
  • Critically endangered
    A taxon is Critically Endangered when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Critically Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/criticallyEndangered
IUCN  
Population trend
Additional detail Stable IUCN  

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