Data about Cephalopoda

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Ecology

 
habitat
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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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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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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  

Notes

 
percent species currently described
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54
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
described (accepted)
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761
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (expert opinion)
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650
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undescribed species present in museum collections
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150
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected)
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500
Appeltans et al, 2012  

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