Data about <i>Hippoglossus hippoglossus</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Hippoglossus hippoglossus</i>
  • 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 Belgian Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail British Isles World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail European waters (ERMS scope) World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of Maine World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of Maine World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of St. Lawrence World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of St. Lawrence World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Swedish Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Wimereux 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 40.07 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 69.16 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 -164 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 12.87 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Hippoglossus hippoglossus</i>
weight
Additional detail 176.0 kg adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Hippoglossus hippoglossus</i>
Habitat
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail clay
  • clay
    A group of hydrous aluminium phyllosilicate (phyllosilicates being a subgroup of silicate minerals) minerals (see clay minerals), that are typically less than 2micrometres in diameter. Clay consists of a variety of phyllosilicate minerals rich in silicon and aluminium oxides and hydroxides which include variable amounts of structural water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002982
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 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 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
IUCN  
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 mud
  • mud
    A liquid or semi-liquid mixture of water and some combination of soil, silt, and clay.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000001
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 floor Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pelagic zone Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sand
  • sand
    A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000017
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 sea floor Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea floor Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea floor 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 temperate 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 Arctic Astarte GloBI  
Additional detail Bristle Worms GloBI  
Additional detail Cartilaginous Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Cods and Haddocks GloBI  
Additional detail Crabs GloBI  
Additional detail Crangon GloBI  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Ellipse GloBI  
Additional detail Gammaridae GloBI  
Additional detail Goosefish GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Hydrozoans GloBI  
Additional detail Hyperiids GloBI  
Additional detail Isopods GloBI  
Additional detail Little Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Mussels and Clams GloBI  
Additional detail Mysidae GloBI  
Additional detail Ocean Pout GloBI  
Additional detail Ostreoida GloBI  
Additional detail Pandalid Shrimps GloBI  
Additional detail Raitt's Sandeel GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Raven GloBI  
Additional detail Silver Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Skeleton Or Ghost Shrimps GloBI  
Additional detail Spiny Dogfish GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrel Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Thorny Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Tusk GloBI  
Additional detail White Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Winter Skate GloBI  
feeds on
Additional detail Agonus GloBI  
Additional detail Arctic Astarte GloBI  
Additional detail Astarte GloBI  
Additional detail Bristle Worms GloBI  
Additional detail Bristle Worms GloBI  
Additional detail Cancer Crabs GloBI  
Additional detail Cod GloBI  
Additional detail Common Hermit Crab GloBI  
Additional detail Crabs GloBI  
Additional detail Crangon GloBI  
Additional detail Crevice Brittlestar GloBI  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Ellipse GloBI  
Additional detail Gammaridae GloBI  
Additional detail Gammaridae GloBI  
Additional detail Gnathostomata GloBI  
Additional detail Hermit Crabs GloBI  
Additional detail Hydrozoans GloBI  
Additional detail Hyperiids GloBI  
Additional detail Isopods GloBI  
Additional detail Lumbrineris GloBI  
Additional detail Moustache Sculpin GloBI  
Additional detail Mussels and Clams GloBI  
Additional detail Mysidae GloBI  
Additional detail Nephtheidae GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Prawn/shrimp GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Prawn/shrimp GloBI  
Additional detail Norway Pout GloBI  
Additional detail Ocean Pout GloBI  
Additional detail Ophiura GloBI  
Additional detail Ostreoida GloBI  
Additional detail Pandalid Shrimps GloBI  
Additional detail Raitt's Sandeel GloBI  
Additional detail Sand Lances GloBI  
Additional detail Silver Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Skeleton Or Ghost Shrimps GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrel Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Terebellides pacifica GloBI  
Additional detail Tusk GloBI  
Additional detail White Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Whiting GloBI  
Additional detail Yoldiella solidula Warén, 1989 GloBI  
  • has parasite
    non-mutual relationship between organisms of different species where one organism, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/hasParasite
has parasite
Additional detail Anisocoelium GloBI  
Additional detail Anomalotrema GloBI  
Additional detail Aporocotyle simplex GloBI  
Additional detail Bothriocephalus scorpii GloBI  
Additional detail Brachyphallus crenatus GloBI  
Additional detail Capilaria GloBI  
Additional detail Clestobothrium crassiceps GloBI  
Additional detail Cod Or Seal Worm GloBI  
Additional detail Contracaecum GloBI  
Additional detail Contracaecum osculatum GloBI  
Additional detail Corynosoma magdaleni GloBI  
Additional detail Cryptocotyle lingua GloBI  
Additional detail Cucullanus GloBI  
Additional detail Cucullanus heterochrous GloBI  
Additional detail Derogenes varicus GloBI  
Additional detail Echinorhynchus laurentianus GloBI  
Additional detail Entobdella curvunca GloBI  
Additional detail Genolinea laticauda GloBI  
Additional detail Gonocerca phycidis GloBI  
Additional detail Grillotia erinaceus GloBI  
Additional detail Gyrodactylus GloBI  
Additional detail Hemiurus levinseni GloBI  
Additional detail Hepatoxylon trichiuri GloBI  
Additional detail Herring Worm GloBI  
Additional detail Hysterothylacium aduncum GloBI  
Additional detail Lecithaster gibbosus GloBI  
Additional detail Lecithophyllum botryophorum GloBI  
Additional detail Lepidapedon rachion GloBI  
Additional detail Macvicaria GloBI  
Additional detail Nybelinia surmenicola GloBI  
Additional detail Otodistomum veliporum GloBI  
Additional detail Paraccacladium jamiesoni GloBI  
Additional detail Phyllobothrium GloBI  
Additional detail Podocotyle atomon GloBI  
Additional detail Podocotyle reflexa GloBI  
Additional detail Proboscis Worm GloBI  
Additional detail Prosorhynchus squamatus GloBI  
Additional detail Pseudoterranova azarasi GloBI  
Additional detail Pseudoterranova bulbosa GloBI  
Additional detail Scolex GloBI  
Additional detail Steganoderma formosum GloBI  
Additional detail Stenakron vetustum GloBI  
Additional detail Stephanostomum baccatum GloBI  
Additional detail Steringophorus furciger GloBI  
Additional detail Steringotrema pagelli GloBI  
Additional detail Taenia GloBI  
Additional detail Udonella caligorum GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Arctic Astarte GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Halibut GloBI  
Additional detail Atlantic Halibut GloBI  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Ellipse GloBI  
Additional detail Goosefish GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Little Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Ocean Pout GloBI  
Additional detail Raitt's Sandeel GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Raven GloBI  
Additional detail Silver Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Spiny Dogfish GloBI  
Additional detail Spotted Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Squirrel Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Thorny Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Tusk GloBI  
Additional detail White Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Winter Skate GloBI  
water depth min
Additional detail -9 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 960 m OBIS Environmental Information  
water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 1.19 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 26.16 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water temperature min
Additional detail -0.874 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 11.78 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 1.6 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 25.6 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.35 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 1.81 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 3.21 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 7.83 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 103.23 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 46.13 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 Atlantic Mackerel GloBI  
Additional detail Bearded Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Blue Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Cartilaginous Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Cods and Haddocks GloBI  
Additional detail Goosefish GloBI  
Additional detail Greenland Shark GloBI  
Additional detail Humans GloBI  
Additional detail Little Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Raven GloBI  
Additional detail Spiny Dogfish GloBI  
Additional detail Thorny Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Thorny Skate GloBI  
Additional detail Winter Skate GloBI  
water salinity min
Additional detail 30.22 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.39 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Hippoglossus hippoglossus</i>
total life span max
Additional detail 90 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Onset of fertility
Additional detail 8.49 years male AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 9.89 years female AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

Data about <i>Hippoglossus hippoglossus</i>
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Hippoglossus hippoglossus</i>
conservation status
Additional detail endangered
  • endangered
    A taxon is Endangered when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/endangered
IUCN  

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