Membranipora membranacea — Facts & Information

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Data about <i>Membranipora membranacea</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Membranipora membranacea</i>
introduced range includes
Additional detail Canada World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Canadian part of the Gulf of St-Lawrence World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Fundy Bay World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail United States 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 -45.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 54.58 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 60.86 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 75 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 -132 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 10.58 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 179.67 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 70 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
present
Additional detail Belgian Coast World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Belgian Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail British Isles World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Calais World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Canada World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Canadian part of the Gulf of St-Lawrence World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Dutch Coast World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Dutch Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail European waters (ERMS scope) World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Fundy Bay World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Irish Exclusive economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North East Atlantic World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Northumberland World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Oostduinkerke World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Oostende World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Oosterschelde World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail United States World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Wadden Sea World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Wimereux World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Zeeland World Register of Marine Species  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Membranipora membranacea</i>
mineralized tissue
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

Ecology

Data about <i>Membranipora membranacea</i>
habitat
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail brackish water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cliff Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
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 intertidal zone
  • intertidal zone
    The area of the foreshore and seabed that is exposed to the air at low tide and submerged at high tide, i.e., the area between tide marks.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000316
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail kelp forest Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine biome
  • 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.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
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
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
Additional detail mediterranean sea biome
  • mediterranean sea biome
    The mediterranean sea biome comprises mostly enclosed seas that have limited exchange of deep water with outer oceans and where the water circulation is dominated by salinity and temperature differences rather than winds.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000047
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ocean
  • ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000015
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail peak Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail rock
  • rock
    A mass of the mineral material of the crust of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00001995
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 shoreline
  • shoreline
    The line of contact between a body of water and the land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000486
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sound
  • sound
    A large sea or ocean inlet larger than a bay, deeper than a bight, wider than a fjord, or it may identify a narrow sea or ocean channel between two bodies of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000393
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
interacts with
Additional detail Deep-sea Tangle GloBI  
Additional detail Doridella GloBI  
Additional detail Ecklonia GloBI  
Additional detail Kelp GloBI  
Additional detail Macrocystis GloBI  
Additional detail Oarweed GloBI  
Additional detail Polycera GloBI  
Additional detail Seaweeds GloBI  
Additional detail Toothed Wrack GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Lacy Crust Bryozoan GloBI  
Additional detail Toothed Wrack GloBI  
water depth max
Additional detail 2,900 m OBIS Environmental Information  
water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 4.73 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 7.36 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water temperature min
Additional detail 10.15 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 12.35 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
water silicate concentration max
Additional detail 15.66 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 2.31 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.34 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.94 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 6.1 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.67 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
water O2 saturation min
Additional detail 100.04 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 105.85 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
elevation median
Additional detail 0 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
max Additional detail 38.3 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
mean Additional detail 5.4 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
water salinity min
Additional detail 31.89 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.36 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
mineralized tissue
Additional detail calcium carbonate Marine Invertebrate Traits  

Conservation

Data about <i>Membranipora membranacea</i>
extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

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