Data about <i>Spisula solidissima</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Spisula solidissima</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 Digby 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 New River World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone 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 27.72 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 57.21 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 max
Additional detail -5.81 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail -84.3 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Spisula solidissima</i>
Shell height, Bivalve max
Additional detail 14.3 cm McClain Bivalves  
Shell length, Bivalve max
Additional detail 20.0 cm McClain Bivalves  
Body length (CMO) max
Additional detail 14.3 cm McClain Bivalves  
Additional detail 5.0 cm Femorale  
Mineralized tissue
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

Ecology

Data about <i>Spisula solidissima</i>
Habitat
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coastal water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail continental shelf
  • Continental shelf
    The extended perimeter of each continent, which is covered during interglacial periods such as the current epoch by relatively shallow sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000223
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuarine biome
  • Estuarine biome
    Expressions of the estuarine biome occur at wide lower courses of a rivers where they flow into a sea. Estuaries experience tidal flows and their water is a changing mixture of fresh and salt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000020
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 gravel
  • Gravel
    Gravel is an environmental material which is composed of pieces of rock that are at least two millimeters (2mm) in its largest dimension and no more than 75 millimeters.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000018
Environments - EOL project  
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
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 peninsula
  • Peninsula
    A body of land jutting out into and nearly surrounded by water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000305
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sand
  • Sand
    A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000017
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail silty sediment
  • Silty sediment
    Sediment characterised by an average particle diameter between 3.9 and 62.5 micrometers.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000119
Environments - EOL project  
Water depth max
Additional detail 276 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.29 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 22.18 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature max
Additional detail 24.63 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 4.68 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.81 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 15.55 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.099 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 1.5 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.49 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.84 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 102.97 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 65.82 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 32.13 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 36.16 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
Mineralized tissue
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

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