Data about Alopiinae
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Glossary for Alopiinae
- clutch/brood/litter size
- Single birth offspring quantity. The proportion or number of offspring produced from a single pregnancy (mammals) or ovulation (fish) or nesting (birds).
- inter-birth interval
- The length of time between successive births of a female.
- 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.
- 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.
- onset of fertility
- The age at which an organism develops the ability to produce live offspring.
- total life span
- The full period of time from birth to death of an organism.
- water depth
- The depth of seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- water salinity
- Dissolved salt concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- water temperature
- Temperature of the water at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- A physical quality inhering in a bearer that has mass near a gravitational body.
For some attributes EOL determines the span of values available for a taxon across all sources.
|Trait||Values||Record Count||Taxa Count|
|clutch/brood/litter size||2.0 to 2.0||2||2|
|inter-birth interval||1.0 to 1.0 years||2||2|
|latitude||-43.7 to 58.25 degrees||8||4|
|longitude||-158 to 178.06 degrees||8||4|
|onset of fertility||7.49 to 12.84 years||4||2|
|total life span||21.0 to 29.0 years||2||2|
|water depth||18.0 to 4,250.0 m||6||4|
|water salinity||32.51 to 36.45 PSU||8||4|
|water temperature||2.28 to 27.07 degrees Celsius||8||4|
|weight||200.09 to 200.09 kg||1||1|
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