Chlorurus frontalis — Facts & Information

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Data about <i>Chlorurus frontalis</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Chlorurus frontalis</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 -23.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 20.03 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 -171 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 166.66 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about <i>Chlorurus frontalis</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  
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
IRMNG  
Habitat
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 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 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  
Water depth max
Additional detail 29 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.033 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.89 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 27.15 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.98 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.94 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.61 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.067 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.54 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.5 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.66 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 103.75 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 99.32 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 34.45 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.37 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Conservation

Data about <i>Chlorurus frontalis</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Stable IUCN  
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Chlorurus frontalis</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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