Data about Apodinae
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Glossary for Apodinae
- body length (VT)
- The distance from point to point along the longest axis of the body of an organism.
- body mass
- The amount of matter in the body of an organism.
- clutch/brood/litter size
- Single birth offspring quantity. The proportion or number of offspring produced from a single pregnancy (mammals) or ovulation (fish) or nesting (birds).
- The original description of the elevation (altitude, usually above sea level) of the Location.
- This taxon is still in existence, as opposed to extinct.
- extinction status
- Indicates whether a taxon is extant (living today) or extinct.
- 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.
- litters per year
- Number of litters per female per year
- 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.
- onset of fertility
- The age at which an organism develops the ability to produce live offspring.
- total life span
- The full period of time from birth to death of an organism.
- water salinity
- Dissolved salt concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- water temperature
- Temperature of the water at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- A physical quality inhering in a bearer that has mass near a gravitational body.
For some attributes EOL determines the span of values available for a taxon across all sources.
|Trait||Values||Record Count||Taxa Count|
|body length (VT)||16.5 to 16.5 cm||1||1|
|body mass||15.0 to 44.9 g||6||3|
|clutch/brood/litter size||4.0 to 6.0||3||3|
|elevation||0 to 1,593.6 m||9||3|
|latitude||-38.2 to 59.72 degrees||42||21|
|litters per year||1.0 to 1.0 per year||3||3|
|longitude||-94.1 to 151.2 degrees||42||21|
|onset of fertility||1.0 to 2.0 years||8||4|
|total life span||10.0 to 26.0 years||4||4|
|water salinity||6.61 to 35.14 PSU||4||2|
|water temperature||8.89 to 11.6 degrees Celsius||4||2|
|weight||1.25 to 102.7 g||7||5|
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