Data about <i>Mola mola</i>

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Distribution

 
latitude min
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-38.2 degrees
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latitude max
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59.79 degrees
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longitude min
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-166 degrees
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longitude max
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161.25 degrees
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geographic distribution includes
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Azores Exclusive Economic Zone
World Register of Marine Species  
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British Columbia
World Register of Marine Species  
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Canadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part]
World Register of Marine Species  
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Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia
World Register of Marine Species  
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cosmopolitan
Arctic Biodiversity  
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Eastern Atlantic: Scandinavia to South Africa (occasionally western Baltic, Mediterranean)
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Eastern Pacific: British Columbia, Canada (Ref. 2850) to Peru and Chile (Ref. 5530)
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European waters (ERMS scope)
World Register of Marine Species  
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FAO fishing area 67
World Register of Marine Species  
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FAO fishing area 67
World Register of Marine Species  
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Greek Exclusive Economic Zone
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Gulf of Maine
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Gulf of Mexico
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Irish Exclusive economic Zone
World Register of Marine Species  
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Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
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Kenya
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Kenya
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Madagascar
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Madagascar
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Mozambique
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Mozambique
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New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone
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North East Pacific
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North East Pacific
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North Pacific
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North Pacific
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North West Atlantic
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Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone
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Somalia
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Somalia
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South Africa (country)
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Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone
World Register of Marine Species  
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Swedish Exclusive Economic Zone
World Register of Marine Species  
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Tanzania
World Register of Marine Species  
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Tanzania
World Register of Marine Species  
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Western Atlantic: Newfoundland, Canada (Ref. 7251) to Argentina (Ref. 36453)
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Western Pacific: Japan to Australia (Ref. 86345)
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Wimereux
World Register of Marine Species  

Physical Description

 
body length (CMO)
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333 cm male or unsexed
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body mass max
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2,300.0 kg
FishBase  
 
weight
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1,265,000.0 g adult
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

 
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aquatic habitat
Environments - EOL project  
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bay
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
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coast
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coral reef
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estuarine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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island
Environments - EOL project  
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kelp forest
Environments - EOL project  
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marine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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mediterranean sea biome
Environments - EOL project  
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ocean
Environments - EOL project  
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ocean
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ocean
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ocean current
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oceanic zone
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pelagic zone
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saline water
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sea
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sea
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shore
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subtropical
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temperate
Environments - EOL project  
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thermocline
Environments - EOL project  
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tropical
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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marine habitat
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
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oceanic pelagic zone biome
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sea water environment
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sea water environment
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interacts with
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feeds on
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water depth min
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30 m
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water depth max
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2,450 m
OBIS Environmental Information  
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480 m
FishBase  
 
water nitrate concentration min
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0.12 µmol/L
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water nitrate concentration max
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26.29 µmol/L
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water temperature min
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3.13 degrees Celsius
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water temperature max
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26.83 degrees Celsius
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water silicate concentration min
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0.56 µmol/L
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water silicate concentration max
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25.1 µmol/L
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water phosphate concentration min
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0.045 µmol/L
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water phosphate concentration max
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1.61 µmol/L
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water dissolved O2 concentration min
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4.08 mL/L
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water dissolved O2 concentration max
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7.6 mL/L
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water O2 saturation min
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64.73 percent
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water O2 saturation max
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104.63 percent
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water salinity min
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30.38 PSU
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water salinity max
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36.51 PSU
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Life History and Behavior

 
clutch/brood/litter size
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300,000,000.0
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

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