Data about <i>Alexandrium minutum</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Alexandrium minutum</i>
Native range includes
Additional detail Atlantic, Northeast Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mediterranean and Black Sea Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Antarctic Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Northwest Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Southwest Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pacific, Western Central Global Invasive Species Listings  
Introduced range includes
Additional detail Australia Global Invasive Species Listings  
  • 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 -34.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 78.24 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 -10.2 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 138.51 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Alexandrium minutum</i>
Cell volume mean
Additional detail 11,078 µm^3 Olenina et al, 2006  
mean Additional detail 7,235 µm^3 Olenina et al, 2006  
Cell shape
Additional detail rotational ellipsoid
  • Rotational ellipsoid
    A cell shape that approximates a rotational ellipsoid. (see Table 1, Olenina, I., Hajdu, S., Edler, L., Andersson, A., Wasmund, N., Busch, S., Göbel, J., Gromisz, S., Huseby, S., Huttunen, M., Jaanus, A., Kokkonen, P., Ledaine, I. and Niemkiewicz, E. 2006. Biovolumes and size-classes of phytoplankton in the Baltic Sea. HELCOM Balt.Sea Environ. Proc. No. 106, 144pp.)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/rotationalEllipsoid
Olenina et al, 2006  
Cell mass mean
Additional detail 1,356 pg Olenina et al, 2006  
mean Additional detail 909 pg Olenina et al, 2006  

Ecology

Data about <i>Alexandrium minutum</i>
Habitat
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  
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
AlgaeBase  
  • Trophic dependence
    Specifies the category of energy source upon which an organism relies for nutritional energy. eg: light, inorganic chemical energy, organic matter, multiple sources.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/TrophicDependence
Trophic dependence
Additional detail photoautotrophic
  • Photoautotrophic
    Deriving energy from light sources. In practice, taxa containing plastids and photosynthetic pigments, but with no evidence for consumption of organic particles or prey, are considered to be photoautotrophic. (Barton, AD, Finkel, ZV, Ward, BA, Johns, DG, Follows, MJ. 2013. On the roles of cell size and trophic strategy in North Atlantic diatom and dinoflagellate communities. Limnol. Oceanogr., 58(1), 2013, 254–266. doi:10.4319/lo.2013.58.1.0254)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/photoautotrophy
Olenina et al, 2006  
Water depth max
Additional detail 90 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 1.72 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.89 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail -1.35 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 16.58 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 1.59 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 6.3 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.21 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.63 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 5.27 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 8.65 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 107.24 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 91.68 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 33.55 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 38.05 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Conservation

Data about <i>Alexandrium minutum</i>
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

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