Data about <i>Merluccius capensis</i>

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Distribution

 
latitude min
  • 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
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-38 degrees
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12.02 degrees
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longitude min
  • 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
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-17.1 degrees
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42.75 degrees
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geographic distribution includes
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Southeast Atlantic: Baie Farte, Angola around Cape to Natal, South Africa
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Physical Description

 
body length (CMO)
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140 cm male or unsexed
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Ecology

 
habitat
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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  
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continental shelf
  • continental shelf
    The extended perimeter of each continent, which is covered during interglacial periods such as the current epoch by relatively shallow sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000223
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ocean
  • ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000015
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sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
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slope
  • slope
    The part of an elevation or depression between the relatively flat surrounding area and the peak of a mount or the bottom of a depression.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002000
Environments - EOL project  
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marine bathyal zone biome
  • marine bathyal zone biome
    The mariine bathyal zone biome comprises regions of the marine benthic biome between approximately 200 m and 3000 m depth. This zone generally coincides with the continental slope.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000026
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sea water environment
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sea water environment
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water depth min
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20 m
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50 m
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1,000 m
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512 m
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water nitrate concentration min
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1.82 µmol/L
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31.49 µmol/L
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water temperature min
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6.06 degrees Celsius
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19.83 degrees Celsius
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water silicate concentration min
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3.64 µmol/L
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22.19 µmol/L
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water phosphate concentration min
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0.48 µmol/L
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2.26 µmol/L
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water dissolved O2 concentration min
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1.69 mL/L
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5.41 mL/L
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water O2 saturation min
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26.42 percent
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102.14 percent
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water salinity min
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34.41 PSU
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35.42 PSU
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