Data about <i>Thunnus atlanticus</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Thunnus atlanticus</i>
  • 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 -34 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 49.65 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 -97.4 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 18.43 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
geographic distribution includes
Additional detail Western Atlantic: off Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts south to Trinidad Island and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Ref. 168); including south of Brazil (Ref. 36453). Highly migratory species, Annex I of the 1982 Convention on the Law of the Sea (Ref. 26139). FishBase  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Thunnus atlanticus</i>
body length (CMO)
Additional detail 1.08 m male or unsexed FishBase  
body mass max
Additional detail 20.6 kg FishBase  

Ecology

Data about <i>Thunnus atlanticus</i>
habitat
Additional detail archipelago
  • archipelago
    A group of geographically or geologically associated islands.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000220
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail 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  
Additional detail 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  
Additional detail coastal water body
  • coastal water body
    Coastal water is a marine water body bordering a coast.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_02000049
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail island
  • island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail 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  
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  
Additional detail mesopelagic zone
  • mesopelagic zone
    The zone of an ocean immediately below the photic zone down to a depth where the water temperature is 10degC (the thermocline).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000213
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail peak Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail photic zone
  • photic zone
    The zone of an ocean from the surface to 200m where photosynthesis can occur, due to the penetration of light.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000209
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 sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail vineyard
  • vineyard
    A place where grapes are grown for making wine, raisins or table grapes.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000116
Environments - EOL project  
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 - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
Additional detail oceanic pelagic zone biome
  • oceanic pelagic zone biome
    The oceanic epipelagic zone biome comprises the marine water column offshore, beyond a continental shelf.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000033
FishBase  
Additional detail sea water environment FishBase  
Additional detail sea water environment FishBase  
water depth min
Additional detail 50 m FishBase  
max Additional detail 2,650 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail ? m FishBase  
water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.068 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 33.95 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water temperature min
Additional detail 3.13 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 27.91 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.54 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 29.44 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.027 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.17 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 2.57 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.57 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water O2 saturation min
Additional detail 40.95 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 104.9 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
water salinity min
Additional detail 32.49 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 37.05 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Conservation

Data about <i>Thunnus atlanticus</i>
population trend
Additional detail Stable IUCN  
conservation status
Additional detail least concern
  • least concern
    A taxon is Least Concern when it has been evaluated against the criteria and does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/leastConcern
IUCN  
extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

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