Data about <i>Sula leucogaster</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Sula leucogaster</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 -37.9 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 36.45 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 -124 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 152.38 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
present
Additional detail Djibouti World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Eritrea World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of Mexico World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Kenya World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Red Sea World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Somalia World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Tanzania World Register of Marine Species  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Sula leucogaster</i>
body length (VT) min
Additional detail 64 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
average Additional detail 74.5 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 85 cm Birds Animal Diversity Web  
body mass average
Additional detail 1.3 kg Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 1.8 kg Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Additional detail 1.29 kg Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
min Additional detail 950 g Birds Animal Diversity Web  
wingspan min
Additional detail 1.32 m Birds Animal Diversity Web  
average Additional detail 1.44 m Birds Animal Diversity Web  
max Additional detail 1.55 m Birds Animal Diversity Web  
  • dimorphism
    Sexual dimorphism is a phenotypic difference between males and females of the same species. The prototypical example is for differences in characteristics of reproductive organs. Other possible examples are for secondary sex characteristics, body size and morphology, ornamentation and behavior.
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Dimorphism
dimorphism
Additional detail female larger Birds Animal Diversity Web  
Additional detail sexes colored or patterned differently
  • sexes colored or patterned differently
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Sexes_colored_or_patterned_differently
Birds Animal Diversity Web  
weight
Additional detail 1.13 kg adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Sula leucogaster</i>
habitat
Additional detail animal habitation
  • animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005803
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail aquatic habitat Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail atoll
  • atoll
    An oceanic island, often having a characteristic ring-like shape surrounding a lagoon. Atolls are formed when coral reef grows around a volcanic island that later subsides into the ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000166
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cliff 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 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 lake
  • lake
    A body of water or other liquid of considerable size contained on a body of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000020
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 mound Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail national park
  • national park
    A reserve of land, usually, but not always declared and owned by a national government, protected from most human development and pollution. National parks are a protected area of IUCN category II.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000367
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail nest of bird
  • nest of bird
    A bird nest is the spot in which a bird lays and incubates its eggs and raises its young.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005805
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 island
  • oceanic island
    An island that does not sit on a continental shelf, and is of volcanic origin.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000222
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail saline water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shore
  • shore
    That part of the land in immediate contact with a body of water including the area between high and low water lines.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000304
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stack
  • stack
    A geological landform consisting of a steep and often vertical column or columns of rock in the sea near a coast.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000419
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail subtropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial biome
  • terrestrial biome
    A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000446
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial habitat
  • terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002009
IUCN  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail volcanic field
  • volcanic field
    A region of the earth's crust that is prone to localized volcanic activity.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000354
Environments - EOL project  
foraging habitat
Additional detail marine pelagic biome
  • marine pelagic biome
    The marine pelagic biome (pelagic meaning open sea) is that of the marine water column, from the surface to the greatest depths.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000023
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
primary diet
Additional detail preys upon or scavenges vertebrates adult Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
interacts with
Additional detail Babesia poelea GloBI  
Additional detail Sally Lightfoot Crab GloBI  
Additional detail Seabird Soft Tick GloBI  
  • has parasite
    non-mutual relationship between organisms of different species where one organism, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/hasParasite
has parasite
Additional detail Eidmanniella albescens GloBI  
Additional detail Pectinopygus annulatus GloBI  
Additional detail Pectinopygus garbei GloBI  
Additional detail Pectinopygus sulae GloBI  
Additional detail Seuratia shipleyi GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Brown Booby GloBI  
water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.037 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.27 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water temperature min
Additional detail 14.44 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.9 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.98 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.3 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.054 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.49 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.46 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 5.99 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 106.01 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 98.15 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
water salinity min
Additional detail 32.48 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 36.41 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Sula leucogaster</i>
nest type
Additional detail open cup Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
developmental mode
Additional detail altricial
  • altricial
    Parent(s) provide food and thermoregulation (e.g., passerines).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/altricial
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
foraging time
Additional detail diurnal Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
parental care
Additional detail pair provides care
  • pair provides care
    Both parents feed and nurture offspring.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/parentalCarePair
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
clutch/brood/litter size
Additional detail 2 AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
log10 productivity
Additional detail -1.19 Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
litters per year
Additional detail 1 per year AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
total life span max
Additional detail 27.2 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
onset of fertility
Additional detail 3.5 years male AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
growth rate
Additional detail 0.11 per day AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
  • prenatal development duration
    The duration of the development from fertilized, deposited or implanted egg to hatching/birth. Corresponds to egg incubation duration in oviparous animals and to gestation period duration in viviparous animals.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PrenatalDevelopmentDuration
prenatal development duration
Additional detail 41 days AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
migratory status
Additional detail migratory
  • migratory
    Makes seasonal movements between breeding and wintering grounds
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Migratory
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  

Conservation

Data about <i>Sula leucogaster</i>
population trend
Additional detail Decreasing 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  
extinction status
Additional detail extant Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology  

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