Data about <i>Oncorhynchus tshawytscha</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Oncorhynchus tshawytscha</i>
Native range includes
Additional detail Arctic Sea Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Canada Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Japan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Eastern Central Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Northeast Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Northwest Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Russian Federation Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail USA Global Invasive Species Listings  
Introduced range includes
Additional detail Argentina Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Australia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Chile Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail France Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Ireland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Italy Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mexico Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Netherlands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail New Zealand Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Nicaragua Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Southeast Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Southwest Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United Kingdom Global Invasive Species Listings  
  • Geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
Geographic distribution
Additional detail British Columbia World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Canadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 67 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 67 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of Maine World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North East Pacific World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North East Pacific World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North Pacific World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North Pacific World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Territories World Register of Marine Species  
  • 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 -44.9 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 65.54 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 -180 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 179.83 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Oncorhynchus tshawytscha</i>
Weight
Additional detail 33.77 kg adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Oncorhynchus tshawytscha</i>
Habitat
Additional detail animal habitation
  • Animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005803
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail aquatic habitat Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail boulder
  • Boulder
    A piece of rock with a grain size above 300 millimetres in diameter. Smaller boulders are, at times, referred to as rocks or stones.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000243
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail canal
  • Canal
    Artificial watercourse with no flow or a controlled flow used for navigation, drainage or irrigation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000014
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail canyon
  • Canyon
    Relatively narrow, deep depression with steep sides, the bottom of which generally has a continuous slope.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000169
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail carcass Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • Coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • Coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail continental divide
  • Continental divide
    A watershed such that water falling on one side of the line eventually travels to one ocean or body of water, and water on the other side travels to another, generally on the opposite side of the continent.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000293
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail drainage basin
  • Drainage basin
    A regions or area bounded by drainage divides and occupied by a drainage system; specifically the tract of country that gathers water originating as precipitation and contributes it to a particular stream channel or system of channels, or to a lake, reservoir, or other body of water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000291
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail drainage basin
  • Drainage basin
    A regions or area bounded by drainage divides and occupied by a drainage system; specifically the tract of country that gathers water originating as precipitation and contributes it to a particular stream channel or system of channels, or to a lake, reservoir, or other body of water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000291
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuarine biome
  • Estuarine biome
    Expressions of the estuarine biome occur at wide lower courses of a rivers where they flow into a sea. Estuaries experience tidal flows and their water is a changing mixture of fresh and salt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000020
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuary
  • Estuary
    A semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000045
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail farm
  • Farm
    A tract of crop or grazing land, as well as the group of buildings with and often surrounding a farmhouse, including barns, sheds, and other outbuildings, used for agricultural production.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000078
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail gravel
  • Gravel
    Gravel is an environmental material which is composed of pieces of rock that are at least two millimeters (2mm) in its largest dimension and no more than 75 millimeters.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000018
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail headwater
  • Headwater
    The upper part of a river system, denoting the upper basin and source streams of a river.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000153
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail hydroelectric dam
  • Hydroelectric dam
    A dam constructed for the purpose of generating electricity from the water stored behind it.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000468
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail island
  • Island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail lake
  • Lake
    A body of water or other liquid of considerable size contained on a body of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000020
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail lake
  • Lake
    A body of water or other liquid of considerable size contained on a body of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000020
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail Large river biome Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine biome
  • Marine biome
    An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine biome
  • Marine biome
    An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
Environments - EOL project  
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
IRMNG  
Additional detail national geopolitical entity
  • National geopolitical entity
    A political association with effective dominion over a geographic area.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000009
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 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 oceanic zone
  • Oceanic zone
    The water mass of an ocean that is not above a continental shelf.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000207
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pelagic zone Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail peninsula
  • Peninsula
    A body of land jutting out into and nearly surrounded by water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000305
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pond
  • Pond
    A body of water, usually of smaller size than a lake.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000033
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail river
  • River
    Natural freshwater surface streams of considerable volume and a permanent or seasonal flow, moving in a definite channel toward a sea, lake, or another river; any large streams, or ones larger than brooks or creeks, such as the trunk stream and larger branches of a drainage system.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000022
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail saline water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail saline water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail 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
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shore
  • Shore
    That part of the land in immediate contact with a body of water including the area between high and low water lines.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000304
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail silt Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sound
  • Sound
    A large sea or ocean inlet larger than a bay, deeper than a bight, wider than a fjord, or it may identify a narrow sea or ocean channel between two bodies of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000393
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail strait
  • Strait
    A narrow channel of water that connects two larger bodies of water, and thus lies between two land masses.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000394
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail strait
  • Strait
    A narrow channel of water that connects two larger bodies of water, and thus lies between two land masses.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000394
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream
  • Stream
    Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000023
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream
  • Stream
    Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000023
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream bed
  • Stream bed
    The channel bottom of a stream; the physical confine of the normal water flow.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000383
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial biome
  • Terrestrial biome
    A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000446
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tributary
  • Tributary
    A stream or river which flows into another river (a parent river) or body of water but which may not flow directly into the sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000495
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tributary
  • Tributary
    A stream or river which flows into another river (a parent river) or body of water but which may not flow directly into the sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000495
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail upwelling
  • Upwelling
    An oceanographic feature that involves wind-driven motion of dense, cooler, and usually nutrient-rich water towards the ocean surface, replacing the warmer, usually nutrient-deplete surface water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000005
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail water body Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail watershed
  • Watershed
    The separation between neighbouring drainage basins (catchments). In hilly country, the divide lies along topographical peaks and ridges, but in flat country or on a high plateau (especially where the ground is marshy) the divide may be invisible - just a more or less notional line on the ground on either side of which falling raindrops will start a journey to different rivers, and even to different sides of a country or continent.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000292
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • Wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • Wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
Interacts with
Additional detail Bony Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Cormorants GloBI  
Additional detail Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Eagles GloBI  
Additional detail Eared Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies GloBI  
Additional detail Insects GloBI  
Additional detail Killer Whale GloBI  
Additional detail Molluscs GloBI  
Additional detail Otter GloBI  
Additional detail Sculpins GloBI  
Additional detail Shad GloBI  
Additional detail Striped Bass GloBI  
Additional detail True Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Ursinae GloBI  
Feeds on
Additional detail Bony Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Insects GloBI  
Additional detail Molluscs GloBI  
Additional detail Zooplankton GloBI  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
Interacts with
Additional detail Alewife GloBI  
Additional detail Chinook Salmon GloBI  
Additional detail Chinook Salmon GloBI  
Additional detail Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Killer Whale GloBI  
Additional detail Shad GloBI  
Additional detail Striped Bass GloBI  
Water depth min
Additional detail 0.055 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 268 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 1.79 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 30.43 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 1.71 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 14.9 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 2.59 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 47.11 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.3 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.48 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 2.8 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 8.59 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 106.76 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 41.62 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 Cormorants GloBI  
Additional detail Eagles GloBI  
Additional detail Eared Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies GloBI  
Additional detail Killer Whale GloBI  
Additional detail Otter GloBI  
Additional detail Sculpins GloBI  
Additional detail Shad GloBI  
Additional detail Striped Bass GloBI  
Additional detail True Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Ursinae GloBI  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 32.56 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.02 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Oncorhynchus tshawytscha</i>
Total life span max
Additional detail 9 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Onset of fertility
Additional detail 4.0 years male AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 4.0 years female AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

Data about <i>Oncorhynchus tshawytscha</i>
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Oncorhynchus tshawytscha</i>
Not invasive in
Additional detail Argentina Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Australia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Chile Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail France Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Ireland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Italy Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Japan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mexico Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Netherlands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail New Zealand Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Nicaragua Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Eastern Central Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Northeast Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Northwest Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Southeast Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Southwest Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United Kingdom Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail USA Global Invasive Species Listings  

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