Data about <i>Montastraea valenciennesi</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Montastraea valenciennesi</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 -28.7 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 20.97 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 -170 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 166.66 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Montastraea valenciennesi</i>
Mineralized tissue
Additional detail aragonite Marine Invertebrate Traits  
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

Ecology

Data about <i>Montastraea valenciennesi</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  
Habitat
Additional detail channel
  • Channel
    The physical confine of a river, slough or ocean strait consisting of a bed and banks.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000395
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail lagoon
  • Lagoon
    A sheet of saline water separated from the open sea by sand or shingle banks. The sheet of water between an offshore reef, especially of coral and mainland. The sheet of water within a ring or horseshoe shaped atoll.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000038
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 sea
  • Sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Water depth max
Additional detail 54 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.038 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.52 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 22.22 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.54 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.98 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.38 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.062 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.22 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.47 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.97 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 102.47 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 98.7 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 34.22 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.51 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
Mineralized tissue
Additional detail aragonite Marine Invertebrate Traits  
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

Conservation

Data about <i>Montastraea valenciennesi</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Decreasing IUCN  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Montastraea valenciennesi</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail near threatened
  • Near threatened
    A taxon is Near Threatened when it has been evaluated against the criteria but does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered or Vulnerable now, but is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/nearThreatened
IUCN  

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