Chiloscyllium punctatum — Facts & Information

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Data about <i>Chiloscyllium punctatum</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Chiloscyllium punctatum</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 51 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 57 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 61 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail FAO fishing area 71 World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Jakarta 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 -32.7 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 24.6 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 max
Additional detail 153.5 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 75.79 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about <i>Chiloscyllium punctatum</i>
Habitat
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 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  
Habitat
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
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 coral reef
  • Coral reef
    Aragonite structures produced by living organisms, found in shallow, marine waters with little nutrients in the water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000150
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail crevasse 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 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
Environments - EOL project  
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 reef
  • Reef
    A ridge of rocks, lying near the surface of the sea, which may be visible at low tide, but is usually covered by water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000130
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  
Water depth max
Additional detail 185.5 m OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 9.81 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.15 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.02 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 15.56 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.08 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.78 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.82 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.083 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.42 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 3.88 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 5.34 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 104.11 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 83.71 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 33.37 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.51 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Conservation

Data about <i>Chiloscyllium punctatum</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Decreasing IUCN  
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Chiloscyllium punctatum</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail near threatened
  • Near threatened
    A taxon is Near Threatened when it has been evaluated against the criteria but does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered or Vulnerable now, but is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/nearThreatened
IUCN  

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