Lissodelphis peronii — Facts & Information

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Data about <i>Lissodelphis peronii</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Lissodelphis peronii</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 Antarctica World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Southern Ocean World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Subantarctic Waters World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail World Oceans 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 max
Additional detail -36 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail -58.1 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 -74.2 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 175 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Lissodelphis peronii</i>
Body mass average
Additional detail 116.0 kg adult PanTHERIA  

Ecology

Data about <i>Lissodelphis peronii</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
IUCN  
Habitat
Additional detail biome
  • Biome
    A major class of ecologically similar communities of plants, animals, and other organisms. Biomes are defined based on factors such as plant structures (such as trees, shrubs, and grasses), leaf types (such as broadleaf and needleleaf), plant spacing (forest, woodland, savanna), and other factors like climate. Unlike ecozones, biomes are not defined by genetic, taxonomic, or historical similarities. Biomes are often identified with particular patterns of ecological succession and climax vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000428
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 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 shore
  • Shore
    That part of the land in immediate contact with a body of water including the area between high and low water lines.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000304
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail subtropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
Habitat breadth
Additional detail 1 PanTHERIA  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.76 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 17.42 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature max
Additional detail 18.68 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 7.24 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 1.81 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.82 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.22 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 1.13 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 5.25 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.71 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 101.73 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 99.11 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 34.08 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.58 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about <i>Lissodelphis peronii</i>
First Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about <i>Lissodelphis peronii</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Unknown IUCN  
Extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Lissodelphis peronii</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail data deficient
  • Data deficient
    A taxon is Data Deficient when there is inadequate information to make a direct, or indirect, assessment of its risk of extinction based on its distribution and/or population status. A taxon in this category may be well studied, and its biology well known, but appropriate data on abundance and/or distribution are lacking. Data Deficient is therefore not a category of threat. Listing of taxa in this category indicates that more information is required and acknowledges the possibility that future research will show that threatened classification is appropriate. It is important to make positive use of whatever data are available. In many cases great care should be exercised in choosing between DD and a threatened status. If the range of a taxon is suspected to be relatively circumscribed, and a considerable period of time has elapsed since the last record of the taxon, threatened status may well be justified.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/dataDeficient
IUCN  

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