Data about <i>Petricolaria pholadiformis</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Petricolaria pholadiformis</i>
Native range includes
Additional detail Atlantic, Northwest Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Atlantic, Western Central Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Canada Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mexico Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail USA Global Invasive Species Listings  
Introduced range includes
Additional detail Atlantic, Northeast Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Belgium Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Denmark Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Germany Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Greece Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mediterranean and Black Sea Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Netherlands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Norway Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Eastern Central Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Spain Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Sweden Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Tunisia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United Kingdom Global Invasive Species Listings  
  • 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 Cobscook Bay World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of Maine World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Gulf of St. Lawrence World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic 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 14.57 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 60.5 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 -131 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 15.09 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Petricolaria pholadiformis</i>
Shell height, Bivalve max
Additional detail 2.48 cm McClain Bivalves  
Shell length, Bivalve max
Additional detail 7.1 cm McClain Bivalves  

Ecology

Data about <i>Petricolaria pholadiformis</i>
Habitat
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail beach
  • Beach
    A landform consisting of loose rock particles such as sand, gravel, shingle, pebbles, cobble, or even shell fragments along the shoreline of a body of water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000091
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail causeway
  • Causeway
    A road or railway elevated by a bank, usually across a broad body of water or wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000158
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail clay
  • Clay
    A group of hydrous aluminium phyllosilicate (phyllosilicates being a subgroup of silicate minerals) minerals (see clay minerals), that are typically less than 2micrometres in diameter. Clay consists of a variety of phyllosilicate minerals rich in silicon and aluminium oxides and hydroxides which include variable amounts of structural water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002982
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuary
  • Estuary
    A semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000045
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 limestone
  • Limestone
    A sedimentary rock composed largely of the mineral calcite.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002053
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mud
  • Mud
    A liquid or semi-liquid mixture of water and some combination of soil, silt, and clay.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000001
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail peat soil Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pelagic zone Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea water 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 valley
  • Valley
    A depression caused by erosion by water or ice. Low-lying land bordered by higher ground; especially elongate, relatively large gently sloping depressions of the Earth's surface, commonly situated between two mountains or between ranges of hills or mountains, and often containing a stream with an outlet.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000100
Environments - EOL project  
Water depth max
Additional detail 56.4 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.75 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 5.45 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 10.27 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 23.87 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 1.69 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.06 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.2 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.52 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.89 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.25 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 101.39 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 95.65 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 33.45 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 36.07 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Petricolaria pholadiformis</i>
Not invasive in
Additional detail Atlantic, Northwest Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Atlantic, Western Central Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Canada Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mexico Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Norway Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United Kingdom Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail USA Global Invasive Species Listings  
Invasive in
Additional detail Atlantic, Northeast Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Belgium Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Netherlands Global Invasive Species Listings  

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