Data about Bivalvia

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Distribution

Data about Bivalvia
  • 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 -78.5 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 88.78 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 -180 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 180.0 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about Bivalvia
Feeds on
Additional detail Pinnularia Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Rhoicosphenia curvata Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Rossithidium linearis Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Stephanodiscus Global Biotic Interactions  
Water depth min
Additional detail -88 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 46,874 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration max
Additional detail 45.43 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail -2.03 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 29.26 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.3 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 210.32 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.019 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.52 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 0.16 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 9.19 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 110.28 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 2.5 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
Additional detail Acanthais triangularis Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Acanthina Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Acanthocyclus Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail American Angler Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail American Plaice Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Armored Searobins Or Armored Gurnards Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Atlantic Bumper Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Atlantic Halibut Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Atlantic Spadefish Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Atlantic Thread Herring Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Atlantic Wolffishes Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Barnacle Rock-shell Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Birds Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Bluefish Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Boston Ling Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Cancer Crabs Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Cartilaginous Fishes Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Cephalopods Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Chicharro Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Code Goby Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Cods and Haddocks Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Common Skate Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Crabs Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Decapod Crustaceans Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Echinoderms Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Echinoderms Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Goldspotted Killifish Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Gomphus Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Gourd Rock Shell Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Haddock Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Heliaster Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Heliaster helianthus Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail High-hat Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Human Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Human Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Human Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Jacks and Pompanos Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail John Dory Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Kelp Gull Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Lesser Scaup Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Leucozonia Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Longhorn Sculpin Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Muricanthus Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Muricidae Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Northern Fluke Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Ocean Pout Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Octopus Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Opeatostoma Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Penis Worm Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Pinfish Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Pinkgray Goby Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Planehead Filefish Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Pollack Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Puffer Fishes Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Ray-finned Fishes Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Ray-finned Fishes Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Ray-finned Fishes Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Rose Fish Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Sea Raven Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Sea Stars and Starfishes Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Sea Stars and Starfishes Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Sea Turtles Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Sea-urchins Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Sea-urchins Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Sheepshead Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Sicyases sanguineus Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Skates Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Smooth Dogfish Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Snails and Slugs Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Snails and Slugs Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Soles Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Spanish Sardine Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Spiny Dogfish Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Spotted Hake Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Squirrel Hake Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Thorny Skate Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Tusk Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Whiting Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Winter Flounder Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Winter Skate Global Biotic Interactions  
Additional detail Yellowtail Flounder Global Biotic Interactions  
Water salinity max
Additional detail 40.6 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 6.1 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Notes

Data about Bivalvia
Percent species currently described
Additional detail 64 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Percent synonyms
Additional detail 55 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Described (accepted)
Additional detail 9,000 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Total unknown species (expert opinion)
Additional detail 5,000 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Undescribed species present in museum collections
Additional detail 2,000 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected)
Additional detail 3,000 Appeltans et al, 2012  
Percent surveyed species not yet known to science
Additional detail 0.31 Appeltans et al, 2012  

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