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Distribution

Data about <i>Hippoglossoides platessoides</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 Davis Strait World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail European waters (ERMS scope) World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 18 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 21 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 Hudson Strait World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Hudson Strait World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Irish Exclusive economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic 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 33 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 79.3 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 -74 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 48.17 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
present
Additional detail Belgian Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail British Isles World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Davis Strait World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail European waters (ERMS scope) World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 18 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 21 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 Hudson Strait World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Hudson Strait World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Irish Exclusive economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic 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  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Hippoglossoides platessoides</i>
weight
Additional detail 3.52 kg adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Hippoglossoides platessoides</i>
habitat
Additional detail bay 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 - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
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  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
interacts with
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feeds on
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  • 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
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Additional detail Corynosoma wegeneri GloBI  
Additional detail Cryptocotyle lingua GloBI  
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Additional detail Zoogonoides viviparus GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
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Additional detail Bearded Seal GloBI  
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Additional detail Humans GloBI  
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Additional detail Ocean Pout GloBI  
Additional detail Raitt's Sand Eel GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Raven GloBI  
Additional detail Silver Hake GloBI  
Additional detail Spiny Dogfish GloBI  
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Additional detail White Hake GloBI  
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water depth min
Additional detail -9 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 1,168 m OBIS Environmental Information  
water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 1.19 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 26.3 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water temperature min
Additional detail -2.07 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 14.15 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.99 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 25.6 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.25 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 8.28 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 104.63 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
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water salinity min
Additional detail 22.34 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.64 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Hippoglossoides platessoides</i>
total life span max
Additional detail 30 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 8.81 years female AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

Data about <i>Hippoglossoides platessoides</i>
extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

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