Data about <i>Pristis pectinata</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Pristis pectinata</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 European waters (ERMS scope) World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of Mexico World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Kenya World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Madagascar World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Mauritius World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Mozambique World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Mozambique World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Reunion World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Somalia World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail South Africa (country) World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Tanzania 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 -26 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 30.42 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 -97.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 142 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about <i>Pristis pectinata</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  
Water depth min
Additional detail 3 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 66 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.49 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.88 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 21.09 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 27.23 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 1.61 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.73 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.15 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.33 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.26 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.76 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 100.63 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 86.26 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 36.1 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 36.38 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about <i>Pristis pectinata</i>
First Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 5.33 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 3.6 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 5.33 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 3.6 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

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

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Pristis pectinata</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail critically endangered
  • Critically endangered
    A taxon is Critically Endangered when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Critically Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/criticallyEndangered
IUCN  

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