Data about <i>Merluccius capensis</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Merluccius capensis</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 FAO fishing area 47 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 51 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail South Africa World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail South Africa (country) 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 -38 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 12.02 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 -17.1 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 42.75 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about <i>Merluccius capensis</i>
Habitat
Additional detail continental shelf
  • Continental shelf
    The extended perimeter of each continent, which is covered during interglacial periods such as the current epoch by relatively shallow sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000223
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fish farm
  • Fish farm
    A facility in which fish are raised commercially in tanks or enclosures, usually for food.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000294
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail peak 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  
Water depth min
Additional detail 20 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 512 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 1.82 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 31.49 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature max
Additional detail 19.83 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 6.06 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration max
Additional detail 22.19 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 3.64 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.48 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.26 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 1.69 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 5.41 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 102.14 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 26.42 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 34.41 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.42 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

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