Data about <i>Euphausia superba</i>
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|Antarctic Ocean||World Register of Marine Species|
|-36.9 degrees||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||-62 degrees||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||-64 degrees||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||-77.7 degrees||OBIS Environmental Information|
|-178 degrees||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||-58.4 degrees||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||-61 degrees||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||178.17 degrees||OBIS Environmental Information|
||Environments - EOL project|
||Environments - EOL project|
Seawater depth min
|600 m||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||600 m||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||955 m||OBIS Environmental Information|
Seawater nitrate min
|21.84 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||31.03 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||31.03 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||35.83 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
Seawater temperature max
|-0.291 degrees Celsius||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||-0.291 degrees Celsius||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||-1.9 degrees Celsius||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||1.34 degrees Celsius||OBIS Environmental Information|
Seawater silicate max
|106.49 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||21.23 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||92.73 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||92.73 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
Seawater phosphate min
|1.19 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||1.93 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||1.93 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||2.4 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
Seawater dissolved O2 min
|3.99 mL/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||5.32 mL/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||5.32 mL/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||8.09 mL/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
Seawater O2 saturation max
|102.81 percent||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||50.65 percent||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||58.97 percent||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||58.97 percent||OBIS Environmental Information|
|Antarctic Silverfish||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Bald Notothen||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Baleen Whales||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Birds||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Cephalopods||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Cetaceans||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Crabeater Seal||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Leopard Seal||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Ocellated Icefish (german: Stacheligen Eisfisch)||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Painted Notothen||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Penguins||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Ray-finned Fishes||Global Biotic Interactions|
|Weddell Seal||Global Biotic Interactions|
Seawater salinity min
|33.4 PSU||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||34.56 PSU||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||34.56 PSU||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||34.71 PSU||OBIS Environmental Information|
Glossary for Euphausia superba
- 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.
- A plane angle unit which is equal to 1/360 of a full rotation or 1.7453310^[-2] rad.
- Degrees Celsius
- 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.
- The natural environment in which an organism lives, or the physical environment that surrounds (influences and is utilized by) a species population.
- Habitat. (2013, August 9). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 19:01, August 14, 2013, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Habitat&oldid=567783959
- Has predator
- is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
- 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.
- Meters. A length unit which is equal to the length of the path traveled by light in vacuum during a time interval of 1/299 792 458 of a second.
- Milliliters per liter. A volume per unit volume unit which is equal to one millionth of a liter of solute in one liter of solution.
- Pelagic zone
- An open ocean region.
- A dimensionless ratio unit which denotes numbers as fractions of 100.
- Practical Salinity Units. The conductivity ratio of a sea water sample to a standard KCl solution. Used to represent salinity.
- Seawater depth
- The depth of seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Seawater dissolved O2
- Dissolved oxygen concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Seawater nitrate
- Dissolved nitrate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Seawater O2 saturation
- The percent oxygen saturation in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Seawater phosphate
- Dissolved phosphate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Seawater salinity
- Dissolved salt concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Seawater silicate
- Dissolved silicate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Seawater temperature
- Temperature of seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- A unit of molarity which is equal to one millionth of a molar or 10^[-6] mol/L