Data about Scleractinia

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Distribution

Data about Scleractinia
  • 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 -53.9 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail -78.5 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 63.64 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 79.08 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 -175 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail -180 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 179.43 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 180 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about Scleractinia
Water depth min
Additional detail 1 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3,890 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 7,956 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.009 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 39.89 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 44.87 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail -2.03 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 2.05 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.95 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 29.31 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.98 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 152.35 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 210.32 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.019 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 0.076 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.93 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.66 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 0.23 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 0.83 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.04 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 7.77 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 101.8 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 107.74 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 12.51 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 3.18 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
  • Has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
Has predator
Additional detail Antarctic Toothfish GloBI  
Additional detail King Mackeral GloBI  
Additional detail Nauticaris marionis GloBI  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 30.22 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 34.13 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 36.78 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 40.76 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about Scleractinia
First Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 358.9 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 346.7 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about Scleractinia
Extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Notes

Data about Scleractinia
Percent species currently described min
Additional detail 72 Appeltans et al, 2012  
max Additional detail 78 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Percent synonyms
Additional detail 61 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Described (accepted)
Additional detail 1,520 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Total unknown species (expert opinion) min
Additional detail 435 Appeltans et al, 2012  
max Additional detail 577 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Undescribed species present in museum collections
Additional detail 93 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected)
Additional detail 342 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Undiscovered species (molecular cryptic) max
Additional detail 142 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Percent surveyed species not yet known to science mean
Additional detail 0.061 Appeltans et al, 2012  
mean Additional detail 0.14 Appeltans et al, 2012  
max Additional detail 0.18 Appeltans et al, 2012  
max Additional detail 0.24 Appeltans et al, 2012  
min Additional detail 5 Appeltans et al, 2012  

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