Data about <i>Zalophus japonicus</i>
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|West North Pacific||World Register of Marine Species|
Glossary for Zalophus japonicus
- administrative region
- aquatic habitat
- A habitat that is in or on water.
- A group of geographically or geologically associated islands.
- Naturally formed, subterranean open area or chamber.
- The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
- conservation status
- A taxon is Extinct when there is no reasonable doubt that the last individual has died. A taxon is presumed Extinct when exhaustive surveys in known and/or expected habitat, at appropriate times (diurnal, seasonal, annual), throughout its historic range have failed to record an individual. Surveys should be over a time frame appropriate to the taxon’s life cycle and life form.
- A category or description of the habitat in which the Event occurred.
- Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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).
- A dump for domestic waste. A term used to describe any kind of feature containing waste products relating to day-to-day human life.
- Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
- A body of land jutting out into and nearly surrounded by water.
- This organism is known to be present in this location or region
- A mass of the mineral material of the crust of the Earth.
- sandy beach
- The line of contact between a body of water and the land.
- terrestrial biome
- A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
- terrestrial habitat
- A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
- zoological garden
- A facility in which animals are confined within enclosures and displayed to the public, and in which they may also be bred.
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