Data about Linckia
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||Environments - EOL project|
Water depth min
|0.2 m||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||960 m||OBIS Environmental Information|
Water nitrate concentration min
|0.008 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||16.81 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
Water temperature min
|13.44 degrees Celsius||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||28.95 degrees Celsius||OBIS Environmental Information|
Water silicate concentration min
|0.78 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||9.3 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
Water phosphate concentration min
|0.042 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||1.01 µmol/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
|3.34 mL/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||5.63 mL/L||OBIS Environmental Information|
Water O2 saturation max
|104.17 percent||OBIS Environmental Information|
|min||60.28 percent||OBIS Environmental Information|
Water salinity min
|33.03 PSU||OBIS Environmental Information|
|max||37.65 PSU||OBIS Environmental Information|
||The Paleobiology Database|
Glossary for Linckia
- A plane angle unit which is equal to 1/360 of a full rotation or 1.7453310^[-2] rad.
- Degrees Celsius
- This taxon is still in existence, as opposed to extinct.
- Extinction status
- Indicates whether a taxon is extant (living today) or extinct.
- A category or description of the habitat in which the Event occurred.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Water depth
- The depth of seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Water dissolved O2 concentration
- Dissolved oxygen concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Water nitrate concentration
- Dissolved nitrate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Water O2 saturation
- The percent oxygen saturation in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Water phosphate concentration
- Dissolved phosphate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Water salinity
- Dissolved salt concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Water silicate concentration
- Dissolved silicate concentration in seawater at a location where this organism has been observed or collected.
- Water temperature
- Temperature of the water 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
For some attributes EOL determines the span of values available for a taxon across all sources.
|Trait||Values||Record Count||Taxa Count|
|Water salinity||33.03 to 37.65 PSU||12||6|
|Water temperature||13.44 to 28.95 degrees Celsius||12||6|
|Water depth||0.2 to 960.0 m||12||6|
|Latitude||-34.2 to 34.0 degrees||12||6|
|Longitude||-179 to 178.55 degrees||12||6|
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