Data about Spheniscidae

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Distribution

Data about Spheniscidae
  • 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 -77.7 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 76.5 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 -180 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 180.0 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about Spheniscidae
Habitat
Additional detail animal habitation
  • Animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005803
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coral reef
  • Coral reef
    Aragonite structures produced by living organisms, found in shallow, marine waters with little nutrients in the water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000150
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail harbor
  • Harbor
    A place where ships may shelter from the weather or are stored.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000463
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 island
  • Island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marsh
  • Marsh
    A wetland, featuring grasses, rushes, reeds, typhas, sedges, and other herbaceous plants (possibly with low-growing woody plants) in a context of shallow water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000035
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 sea water Environments - EOL project  
Feeds on
Additional detail Cephalopods GloBI  
Additional detail Krill GloBI  
Additional detail Ray-finned Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Zooplankton GloBI  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
Interacts with
Additional detail Antarctic Coastal Krill GloBI  
Additional detail Inshore Squid GloBI  
Additional detail Krill GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Ordinary Minke Whale GloBI  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.079 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 30.56 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail -1.75 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 20.45 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 1.05 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 89.47 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.1 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 2.13 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 5.14 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 8.25 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 102.81 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 85.45 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
  • Has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
Has predator
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Fur Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Skua GloBI  
Additional detail Antarctic Toothfish GloBI  
Additional detail Black-browed Albatross GloBI  
Additional detail Black-browed Albatross GloBI  
Additional detail Grey-headed Albatross GloBI  
Additional detail Grey-headed Albatross GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Leopard Seal GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Giant Petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Giant Petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Giant Petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Giant Petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Giant Petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Southern Giant-petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Southern Giant-petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Southern Giant-petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Southern Giant-petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Southern Giant-petrel GloBI  
Additional detail Toothed Whales GloBI  
Additional detail True Seals GloBI  
Additional detail Weddell Seal GloBI  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 32.64 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 35.78 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about Spheniscidae
First Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 58.7 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
First Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 55.8 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Older Bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
Last Appearance (Younger Bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Conservation

Data about Spheniscidae
Extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Database and Repository Coverage

Data about Spheniscidae
Number of sequences in GenBank
Additional detail 7,076 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of articles on EOL
Additional detail 590 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of records in GBIF
Additional detail 557,618 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of images on EOL
Additional detail 2,989 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of media on EOL
Additional detail 3,044 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of rich pages on EOL
Additional detail 18 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Sequences in GenBank?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Records in GBIF?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Specimens in GGBN?
Additional detail no Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Rich EOL page?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
References in BHL?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of references in BHL
Additional detail 917 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of records in BOLD
Additional detail 339 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Records in BOLD?
Additional detail yes Global Genome Initiative core metrics  
Number of public records in BOLD
Additional detail 285 Global Genome Initiative core metrics  

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