Data about <i>Epinephelus polylepis</i>

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Distribution

 
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
Additional detail
9.95 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
Additional detail
27 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
Additional detail
-50.9 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
Additional detail
76.24 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
geographic distribution includes
Additional detail
Western Indian Ocean: Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman, Persian Gulf, Pakistan, and west coast of India
FishBase  

Physical Description

 
body length (CMO)
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54.7 cm female
FishBase  
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61.0 cm male or unsexed
FishBase  
 
body mass max
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2,100.0 g
FishBase  

Ecology

 
habitat
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bay
Environments - EOL project  
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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  
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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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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  
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sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
Environments - EOL project  
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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  
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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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sea water environment
FishBase  
 
feeds on
Additional detail GloBI  
 
water depth min
Additional detail
10 m
FishBase  
Additional detail
55.5 m
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water depth max
Additional detail
155 m
FishBase  
Additional detail
55.5 m
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail
0.066 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water nitrate concentration max
Additional detail
0.066 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water temperature min
Additional detail
23.81 degrees Celsius
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water temperature max
Additional detail
23.81 degrees Celsius
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water silicate concentration min
Additional detail
0.75 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water silicate concentration max
Additional detail
0.75 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail
0.059 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water phosphate concentration max
Additional detail
0.059 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail
4.99 mL/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water dissolved O2 concentration max
Additional detail
4.99 mL/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water O2 saturation min
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104.54 percent
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water O2 saturation max
Additional detail
104.54 percent
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water salinity min
Additional detail
37.08 PSU
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water salinity max
Additional detail
37.08 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
Additional detail
extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

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