Data about Opheliidae

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Distribution

 
latitude min
  • 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
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-77.9 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
latitude max
  • 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
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88.74 degrees
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longitude min
  • 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
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-180 degrees
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longitude max
  • 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
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179.91 degrees
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Physical Description

 
body length (CMO)
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50mm - 80mm
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50mm - 80mm
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feeding structure
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simple axial proboscis
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simple axial proboscis
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ventral buccal organ (simple)
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ventral buccal organ (simple)
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Ecology

 
habitat
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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
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preys upon
  • preys upon
    consumes for energetic or other nutritional needs (object of consumption is an organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/preysUpon
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depth zonation (benthos)
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abyssal zone (4000-6000m)
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bathyal zone (200-4000m)
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intertidal zone
  • intertidal zone
    The area of the foreshore and seabed that is exposed to the air at low tide and submerged at high tide, i.e., the area between tide marks.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000316
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marine hadal zone biome
  • marine hadal zone biome
    The marine hadal zone biome describes sea floor deeper than 6000 m such as that of the oceanic trenches.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000028
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marine hadal zone biome
  • marine hadal zone biome
    The marine hadal zone biome describes sea floor deeper than 6000 m such as that of the oceanic trenches.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000028
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sublittoral zone (down to 200m)
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feeding type
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non-selective deposit feeder
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non-selective deposit feeder
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habitat type of settlement / early development
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organism-associated habitat
  • organism-associated habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a living thing.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002032
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ecosystem engineering
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biodiffusor
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organism is an ecosystem engineer
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substrate type
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coarse clean sand
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fine clean sand
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gravelly mud
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gravelly sand
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Mud
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muddy gravelly sand
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sandy gravelly mud
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sandy mud
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Subst Sm
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water depth max
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8,255 m
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water nitrate concentration min
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0.006 µmol/L
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water nitrate concentration max
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44.48 µmol/L
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water temperature min
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-2.06 degrees Celsius
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water temperature max
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28.16 degrees Celsius
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water silicate concentration min
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0.76 µmol/L
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water silicate concentration max
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161.47 µmol/L
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water phosphate concentration min
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0.038 µmol/L
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water phosphate concentration max
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3.21 µmol/L
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water dissolved O2 concentration min
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0.43 mL/L
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water dissolved O2 concentration max
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8.44 mL/L
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water O2 saturation min
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5.64 percent
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water O2 saturation max
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106.61 percent
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water salinity min
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10.04 PSU
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water salinity max
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39.03 PSU
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Life History and Behavior

 
marine larval development strategy
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maternally derived nutrition
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maternally derived nutrition
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planktotrophic
  • planktotrophic
    Planktotrophic species generally have fairly long pelagic larval durations and feed while in the water column. Consequentially, they have the potential to disperse long distances.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/planktotrophic
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planktotrophic
  • planktotrophic
    Planktotrophic species generally have fairly long pelagic larval durations and feed while in the water column. Consequentially, they have the potential to disperse long distances.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/planktotrophic
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larval development
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indirect development
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reproduction
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gonochoristic
  • gonochoristic
    multi-cellular organism that has male and female sexes.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/HAO_0000048
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life span
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≥ 5 years
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locomotion
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burrower
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burrower
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burrower
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crawler
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Database and Repository Coverage

 
number of articles on EOL
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302
Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
 
number of images on EOL
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223
Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
 
number of media on EOL
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223
Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
 
number of rich pages on EOL
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38
Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
 
rich EOL page?
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yes
Global Genome Initiative core metrics  

Other

 
fertilization type
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external (broadcast spawner)
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metamorphosis
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non-catastrophic
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parental behavior
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no
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