Data about Mictyris
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Glossary for Mictyris
- 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.
- A plane angle unit which is equal to 1/360 of a full rotation or 1.7453310^[-2] rad.
- A category or description of the habitat in which the Event occurred.
- high tide zone
- The tide zone that is flooded during high tide only, and is a highly saline environment.
- Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
- 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.
- 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.
- low tide zone
- The tidal zone that is mostly submerged, only being exposed at the point of low tide and for a longer period of time during extremely low tides.
- 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.
- A liquid or semi-liquid mixture of water and some combination of soil, silt, and clay.
- A wetland that forms when mud is deposited by the tides, rivers, sea or oceans.
- A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
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