Data about <i>Anguilla japonica</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Anguilla japonica</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 19.53 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 39.92 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 103.67 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 139.63 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
geographic distribution includes
Additional detail Asia: Japan to the East China Sea, Taiwan, Korea, China and northern Philippines. Spawning grounds of this species are presumed to be in the western Mariana Islands, at a salinity front near 15°N and 140°E (Ref. 54488). Most expensive food fish in Japan. Introduced elsewhere. FishBase  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Anguilla japonica</i>
body length (CMO)
Additional detail 1.5 m male or unsexed FishBase  
body mass max
Additional detail 1,889 g FishBase  

Ecology

Data about <i>Anguilla japonica</i>
habitat
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 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 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 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 fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail freshwater habitat
  • freshwater habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a body of water containing low concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (<0.5 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002037
IUCN  
Additional detail freshwater habitat
  • freshwater habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a body of water containing low concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (<0.5 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002037
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 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 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 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 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 range of seamounts 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 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 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 water 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 shoreline
  • shoreline
    The line of contact between a body of water and the land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000486
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 undersea feature 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  
habitat
Additional detail brackish water environment FishBase  
Additional detail freshwater environment FishBase  
Additional detail freshwater environment FishBase  
Additional detail marine benthic biome
  • marine benthic biome
    The marine benthic biome (benthic meaning 'bottom') encompasses the seafloor and includes such areas as shores, littoral or intertidal areas, marine coral reefs, and the deep seabed.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000024
FishBase  
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 - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
Additional detail sea water environment FishBase  
Additional detail sea water environment FishBase  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Anchor Worm GloBI  
Additional detail Lernaea GloBI  
Additional detail Lernaeidae 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 Acanthocephalus GloBI  
Additional detail Allocreadioidea GloBI  
Additional detail Anguillicola GloBI  
Additional detail Anguillicola globiceps GloBI  
Additional detail Anguillicolidae GloBI  
Additional detail Anguillicolinae GloBI  
Additional detail Anguillicoloides GloBI  
Additional detail Anguillotrema GloBI  
Additional detail Anguillotrema papillatum GloBI  
Additional detail Aspidogastridae GloBI  
Additional detail Azygia GloBI  
Additional detail Azygia acuminata GloBI  
Additional detail Azygia anguillae GloBI  
Additional detail Azygiidae GloBI  
Additional detail Azygiinae GloBI  
Additional detail Azygioidea GloBI  
Additional detail Bothriocephalidae GloBI  
Additional detail Bothriocephalus GloBI  
Additional detail Bucephalidae GloBI  
Additional detail Bucephalus GloBI  
Additional detail Camallanidae GloBI  
Additional detail Camallanoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Camallanus GloBI  
Additional detail Centrocestus GloBI  
Additional detail Centrocestus formosanus GloBI  
Additional detail Cotylaspis GloBI  
Additional detail Cotylaspis sinensis GloBI  
Additional detail Cucullanidae GloBI  
Additional detail Cucullanus GloBI  
Additional detail Cystidicolidae GloBI  
Additional detail Derogenidae GloBI  
Additional detail Derogenidae GloBI  
Additional detail Dinurinae GloBI  
Additional detail Dracunculoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Echinorhynchidae GloBI  
Additional detail Eel Swimbladder Nematode GloBI  
Additional detail Genarchopsis GloBI  
Additional detail Genarchopsis GloBI  
Additional detail Genarchopsis anguillae GloBI  
Additional detail Genarchopsis anguillae GloBI  
Additional detail Genarchopsis goppo GloBI  
Additional detail Genolopa GloBI  
Additional detail Genolopa loborchis GloBI  
Additional detail Gnathostoma GloBI  
Additional detail Gnathostoma hispidum GloBI  
Additional detail Gnathostoma spinigerum GloBI  
Additional detail Gnathostomatidae GloBI  
Additional detail Gnathostomatoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Gorgoderidae GloBI  
Additional detail Gyrodactylidae GloBI  
Additional detail Gyrodactylus GloBI  
Additional detail Gyrodactylus anguillae GloBI  
Additional detail Gyrodactylus nipponensis GloBI  
Additional detail Halipeginae GloBI  
Additional detail Halipeginae GloBI  
Additional detail Hebesoma GloBI  
Additional detail Heliconema GloBI  
Additional detail Heliconema heliconema GloBI  
Additional detail Hemiuridae GloBI  
Additional detail Hemiuridae GloBI  
Additional detail Hemiuroidea GloBI  
Additional detail Hemiuroidea GloBI  
Additional detail Heterophyidae GloBI  
Additional detail Longicollum GloBI  
Additional detail Longicollum alemniscus GloBI  
Additional detail Monorchiidae GloBI  
Additional detail Monorchiinae GloBI  
Additional detail Monorchioidea GloBI  
Additional detail Neoechinorhynchidae GloBI  
Additional detail Nybelinia GloBI  
Additional detail Nybelinia anguillicola GloBI  
Additional detail Opecoelidae GloBI  
Additional detail Opecoelinae GloBI  
Additional detail Opegaster GloBI  
Additional detail Opegaster lobulus GloBI  
Additional detail Pallisentis GloBI  
Additional detail Pallisentis cleatus GloBI  
Additional detail Philometra GloBI  
Additional detail Philometra sanguinea GloBI  
Additional detail Philometridae GloBI  
Additional detail Philometrinae GloBI  
Additional detail Phyllodistomum GloBI  
Additional detail Physalopteridae GloBI  
Additional detail Physalopteroidea GloBI  
Additional detail Plagioporus GloBI  
Additional detail Pomphorhynchidae GloBI  
Additional detail Proctotrematoides GloBI  
Additional detail Proctotrematoides anguillae GloBI  
Additional detail Proctotrematoides pisodontophidis GloBI  
Additional detail Proleptinae GloBI  
Additional detail Pseudodactylogyridae GloBI  
Additional detail Pseudodactylogyrus GloBI  
Additional detail Pseudodactylogyrus anguillae GloBI  
Additional detail Pseudodactylogyrus bini GloBI  
Additional detail Pseudodactylogyrus microrchis GloBI  
Additional detail Quadrigyridae GloBI  
Additional detail Rhabdochona GloBI  
Additional detail Rhipidocotyle GloBI  
Additional detail Rhipidocotyle illense GloBI  
Additional detail Spinitectus GloBI  
Additional detail Spiruroidea GloBI  
Additional detail Tentaculariidae GloBI  
Additional detail Thelaziidae GloBI  
Additional detail Tubulovesicula GloBI  
Additional detail Tubulovesicula GloBI  
Additional detail Tubulovesicula angusticauda GloBI  
Additional detail Tubulovesicula angusticauda GloBI  
water depth min
Additional detail 1 m FishBase  
max Additional detail 400 m FishBase  

Conservation

Data about <i>Anguilla japonica</i>
population trend
Additional detail Decreasing IUCN  
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  
extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

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