Data about <i>Chiloscyllium punctatum</i>

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Distribution

 
introduced range includes
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Bahamas
World Register of Marine Species  
 
latitude min
  • 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
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-32.7 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
latitude max
  • 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
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24.6 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude min
  • 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
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75.79 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude max
  • 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
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153.5 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
geographic distribution includes
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Bahamas
World Register of Marine Species  
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FAO fishing area 51
World Register of Marine Species  
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FAO fishing area 57
World Register of Marine Species  
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FAO fishing area 61
World Register of Marine Species  
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FAO fishing area 71
World Register of Marine Species  
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Indo-West Pacific: Andaman Island and India east to Philippines, north to Japan and south to Australia
FishBase  
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Jakarta
World Register of Marine Species  

Physical Description

 
body length (CMO)
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121 cm male or unsexed
FishBase  

Ecology

 
habitat
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aquarium
Environments - EOL project  
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aquarium
Environments - EOL project  
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bay
Environments - EOL project  
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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  
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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  
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crevasse
Environments - EOL project  
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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  
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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  
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marine park
  • marine park
    A protected area of the sea usually established to preserve a specific habitat and ensure the ecosystem is sustained for the organisms that exist there. Most marine parks are designated by governments, and organized like watery national parks.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000362
Environments - EOL project  
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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  
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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  
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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  
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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  
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tidal pool
  • tidal pool
    Pools formed as a high tide comes in over a rocky shore. Water fills depressions in the ground, which turn into isolated pools as the tide retreats.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000317
Environments - EOL project  
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tropical
Environments - EOL project  
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woodland
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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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.  
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marine reef biome
  • marine reef biome
    A biome expressed by strips or ridges of rocks, sand, or coral that rises to or near the surface of a body of marine water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000029
FishBase  
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sea water environment
FishBase  
 
water depth min
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9.81 m
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water depth max
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185.5 m
OBIS Environmental Information  
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85 m
FishBase  
 
water nitrate concentration min
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0.15 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water nitrate concentration max
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3.02 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water temperature min
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15.56 degrees Celsius
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water temperature max
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28.08 degrees Celsius
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water silicate concentration min
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0.78 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water silicate concentration max
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6.82 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water phosphate concentration min
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0.083 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water phosphate concentration max
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0.42 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water dissolved O2 concentration min
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3.88 mL/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water dissolved O2 concentration max
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5.34 mL/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water O2 saturation min
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83.71 percent
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water O2 saturation max
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104.11 percent
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water salinity min
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33.37 PSU
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water salinity max
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35.51 PSU
OBIS Environmental Information  

Conservation

 
population trend
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Decreasing
IUCN  
 
conservation status
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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  
 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

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