Data about <i>Pomacanthus arcuatus</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Pomacanthus arcuatus</i>
  • 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.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
Geographic distribution
Additional detail Gulf of Mexico World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic 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 -23.2 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 32.34 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 -97.8 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 55 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Ecology

Data about <i>Pomacanthus arcuatus</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
IUCN  
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  
Habitat
Additional detail bay 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 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
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail reef
  • Reef
    A ridge of rocks, lying near the surface of the sea, which may be visible at low tide, but is usually covered by water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000130
Environments - EOL project  
Feeds on
Additional detail Acanthophora spicifera GloBI  
Additional detail Acrochaetium GloBI  
Additional detail Agelas dispar GloBI  
Additional detail Amphimedon erina GloBI  
Additional detail Amphiroa GloBI  
Additional detail Aplysina lacunosa GloBI  
Additional detail Asterocytis ramosa GloBI  
Additional detail Branching Tube Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Button Polyp GloBI  
Additional detail Centroceras GloBI  
Additional detail Ceramium nitens GloBI  
Additional detail Chicken Liver Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Cladophora GloBI  
Additional detail Cliona GloBI  
Additional detail Cliona varians GloBI  
Additional detail Craniella GloBI  
Additional detail Cribrochalina dura GloBI  
Additional detail Cribrochalina vasculum GloBI  
Additional detail Dictyonella arenosa GloBI  
Additional detail Dictyonella funicularis GloBI  
Additional detail Dictyota cervicornis GloBI  
Additional detail Dictyota divaricata GloBI  
Additional detail Duchassaing's Colonial Anemone GloBI  
Additional detail Dysidea janiae GloBI  
Additional detail Enteromorpha GloBI  
Additional detail Epizoanthus cutressi GloBI  
Additional detail Epizoanthus minutus GloBI  
Additional detail Gelliodes ramosa GloBI  
Additional detail Geodia neptuni GloBI  
Additional detail Geodia papyracea GloBI  
Additional detail Giant Barrel Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Golden Zoanthid GloBI  
Additional detail Gracilaria GloBI  
Additional detail Green Finger Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Green Laver GloBI  
Additional detail Halimeda goreauii GloBI  
Additional detail Hydroid Zoanthid GloBI  
Additional detail Igernella notabilis GloBI  
Additional detail Ircinia campana GloBI  
Additional detail Ircinia felix GloBI  
Additional detail Knobby Zoanthidean GloBI  
Additional detail Laurencia obtusata GloBI  
Additional detail Laurencia papillosa GloBI  
Additional detail Loggerhead Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Mat Zoanthid GloBI  
Additional detail Mycale laxissima GloBI  
Additional detail Neofibularia nolitangere GloBI  
Additional detail Neopetrosia rosariensis GloBI  
Additional detail Neopetrosia subtriangularis GloBI  
Additional detail Oligoceras GloBI  
Additional detail Palythoa caribaea GloBI  
Additional detail Palythoa caribbea GloBI  
Additional detail Palythoa fusca GloBI  
Additional detail Palythoa grandis GloBI  
Additional detail Palythoa variabilis GloBI  
Additional detail Parazoanthus GloBI  
Additional detail Parazoanthus parasiticus GloBI  
Additional detail Parazoanthus puertoricense GloBI  
Additional detail Petrosia pellasarca GloBI  
Additional detail Row Pore Rope Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Sargassum hystrix GloBI  
Additional detail Sargassum polyceratium GloBI  
Additional detail Scattered Pore Rope Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Sea Grape GloBI  
Additional detail Smenospongia aurea GloBI  
Additional detail Spheciospongia GloBI  
Additional detail Spyridia filamentosa GloBI  
Additional detail Strongylacidon griseum GloBI  
Additional detail Stypopodium zonale GloBI  
Additional detail Tectitethya crypta GloBI  
Additional detail Turbinaria trialata GloBI  
Additional detail Verongula ardis GloBI  
Additional detail Verongula gigantea GloBI  
Additional detail Verongula reiswigi GloBI  
Additional detail Verongula rigida GloBI  
Additional detail Warty Sea Mat GloBI  
Additional detail White Encrusting Zoanthid GloBI  
Additional detail White Lace Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Xestospongia portoricensis GloBI  
Additional detail Yellow Tube Sponge GloBI  
Additional detail Zoanthus GloBI  
Additional detail Zoanthus solanderi GloBI  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
Interacts with
Additional detail Tedania ignis GloBI  
Water depth min
Additional detail 0.5 m OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 97 m OBIS Environmental Information  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.12 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 3.51 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail 21.96 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 28.07 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.81 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 5.08 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.046 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.38 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 4.29 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 4.99 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 104.07 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 93.73 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 Caribbean Reef Shark GloBI  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 34.22 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 37.17 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Conservation

Data about <i>Pomacanthus arcuatus</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Stable IUCN  
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Pomacanthus arcuatus</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail least concern
  • Least concern
    A taxon is Least Concern when it has been evaluated against the criteria and does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/leastConcern
IUCN  

Names and Taxonomy

Data about <i>Pomacanthus arcuatus</i>
Type Information
Additional detail Holotype
  • Holotype
    The one specimen or other element used or designated by the original author at the time of publication of the original description as the nomenclatural type of a species or infraspecific taxon. A holotype may be 'explicit' if it is clearly stated in the originating publication or 'implicit' if it is the single specimen proved to have been in the hands of the originating author when the description was published. [Zoo./Bot./Bio.]
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/TaxonName#Holotype
Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard  
Additional detail Syntype
  • Syntype
    One of the series of specimens used to describe a species or infraspecific taxon when neither a single holotype nor a lectotype has been designated. The syntypes collectively constitute the name-bearing type. [Zoo./Bot.]
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/TaxonName#Syntype
Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard  

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