Data about Echinodermata

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Distribution

 
geographic distribution includes
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World Oceans
World Register of Marine Species  

Ecology

 
habitat
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aquatic habitat
Environments - EOL project  
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brackish water
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
Environments - EOL project  
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fresh water
Environments - EOL project  
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intertidal zone
Environments - EOL project  
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marine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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mediterranean sea biome
Environments - EOL project  
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ocean
Environments - EOL project  
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ocean
Environments - EOL project  
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saline water
Environments - EOL project  
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sand
Environments - EOL project  
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sea
Environments - EOL project  
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temperate
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial biome
Environments - EOL project  
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tropical
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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marine habitat
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Conservation

 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Notes

 
percent species currently described min
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55
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent species currently described max
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76
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
number of new species decribed 1999-2008
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297
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
known marine species
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7,291
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total species (expert opinion) min
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9,617
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total species (expert opinion) max
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13,251
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (statistical model) min
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230
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (statistical model) max
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300
Appeltans et al, 2012  

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