Data about Rhodophyta

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Distribution

 
latitude min
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-47.1 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
latitude max
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64.92 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude min
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-161 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude max
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167.58 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

 
habitat
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coast
Environments - EOL project  
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continental shelf
Environments - EOL project  
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coral reef
Environments - EOL project  
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food product
Environments - EOL project  
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marine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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temperate
Environments - EOL project  
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tropical
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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marine habitat
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
 
water depth max
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79.24 m
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water nitrate concentration min
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0.008 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water nitrate concentration max
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7.42 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water temperature min
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11.86 degrees Celsius
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water temperature max
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28.42 degrees Celsius
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water silicate concentration min
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0.38 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water silicate concentration max
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8.69 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water phosphate concentration min
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0.083 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water phosphate concentration max
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1.03 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water dissolved O2 concentration min
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4.23 mL/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water dissolved O2 concentration max
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6.13 mL/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water O2 saturation min
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87.66 percent
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water O2 saturation max
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104.25 percent
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water salinity min
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34.6 PSU
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water salinity max
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35.63 PSU
OBIS Environmental Information  

Evolution and Systematics

 
first appearance (older bound)
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478.6 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
first appearance (younger bound)
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466.0 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
last appearance (older bound)
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11.62 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  
 
last appearance (younger bound)
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7.25 million years ago
The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
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extant
The Paleobiology Database  

Notes

 
percent species currently described
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31
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent synonyms
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49
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
described (accepted)
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6,150
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (expert opinion)
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14,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected)
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14,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  

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