Data about <i>Lutrogale perspicillata</i>

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Distribution

 
geographic range (size of area)
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5,506,788.05 km²
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longitude median
  • longitude
    Longitude is a geographic position that refers to the angle east or west of a reference meridian between the two geographical poles to another meridian that passes through an arbitrary point.
    http://semanticscience.org/resource/SIO_000318
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82.79 decimal degrees
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longitude min
  • longitude
    Longitude is a geographic position that refers to the angle east or west of a reference meridian between the two geographical poles to another meridian that passes through an arbitrary point.
    http://semanticscience.org/resource/SIO_000318
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46.31 decimal degrees
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longitude max
  • longitude
    Longitude is a geographic position that refers to the angle east or west of a reference meridian between the two geographical poles to another meridian that passes through an arbitrary point.
    http://semanticscience.org/resource/SIO_000318
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119.26 decimal degrees
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latitude median
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11.88 decimal degrees
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latitude min
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-8.78 decimal degrees
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latitude max
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32.54 decimal degrees
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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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34.91 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
latitude max
  • 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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36.95 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
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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-122 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude max
  • 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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-121 degrees
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geographic distribution includes
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Arabian Desert and East Sahero-Arabian xeric shrublands
  • Arabian Desert and East Sahero-Arabian xeric shrublands
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Arabian_Desert_and_East_Sahero-Arabian_xeric_shrublands
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Borneo lowland rain forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Borneo montane rain forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Borneo peat swamp forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Brahmaputra Valley semi-evergreen forests
  • Brahmaputra Valley semi-evergreen forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Brahmaputra_Valley_semi-evergreen_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Cardamom Mountains rain forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Central Deccan Plateau dry deciduous forests
  • Central Deccan Plateau dry deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Central_Deccan_Plateau_dry_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Central Indochina dry forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Chao Phraya freshwater swamp forests
  • Chao Phraya freshwater swamp forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Chao_Phraya_freshwater_swamp_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Chao Phraya lowland moist deciduous forests
  • Chao Phraya lowland moist deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Chao_Phraya_lowland_moist_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Chhota-Nagpur dry deciduous forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Chin Hills-Arakan Yoma montane forests
  • Chin Hills-Arakan Yoma montane forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Chin_Hills-Arakan_Yoma_montane_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Deccan thorn scrub forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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East Deccan dry-evergreen forests
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Eastern highlands moist deciduous forests
  • Eastern highlands moist deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Eastern_highlands_moist_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Eastern Himalayan broadleaf forests
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Goadavari-Krishna mangroves
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Himalayan subtropical broadleaf forests
  • Himalayan subtropical broadleaf forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Himalayan_subtropical_broadleaf_forests
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Himalayan subtropical pine forests
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Indo-Malayan
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Indochina mangroves
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Indus River Delta-Arabian Sea mangroves
  • Indus River Delta-Arabian Sea mangroves
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Indus_River_Delta-Arabian_Sea_mangroves
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Irrawaddy dry forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Irrawaddy freshwater swamp forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Irrawaddy moist deciduous forests
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Kayah-Karen montane rain forests
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Khathiar-Gir dry deciduous forests
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Kinabalu montane alpine meadows
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Lower Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests
  • Lower Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Lower_Gangetic_Plains_moist_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Luang Prabang montane rain forests
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Malabar Coast moist forests
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Meghalaya subtropical forests
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Mizoram-Manipur-Kachin rain forests
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Myanmar Coast mangroves
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Myanmar coastal rain forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Narmada Valley dry deciduous forests
  • Narmada Valley dry deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Narmada_Valley_dry_deciduous_forests
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North Western Ghats moist deciduous forests
  • North Western Ghats moist deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/North_Western_Ghats_moist_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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North Western Ghats montane rain forests
  • North Western Ghats montane rain forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/North_Western_Ghats_montane_rain_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Northeast India-Myanmar pine forests
  • Northeast India-Myanmar pine forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Northeast_India-Myanmar_pine_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Northern Annamites rain forests
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Northern dry deciduous forests
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Northern Indochina subtropical forests
  • Northern Indochina subtropical forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Northern_Indochina_subtropical_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Northern Khorat Plateau moist deciduous forests
  • Northern Khorat Plateau moist deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Northern_Khorat_Plateau_moist_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Northern Thailand-Laos moist deciduous forests
  • Northern Thailand-Laos moist deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Northern_Thailand-Laos_moist_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Northern Vietnam lowland rain forests
  • Northern Vietnam lowland rain forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Northern_Vietnam_lowland_rain_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Northwestern thorn scrub forests
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Orissa semi-evergreen forests
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Palearctic
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Peninsular Malaysian montane rain forests
  • Peninsular Malaysian montane rain forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Peninsular_Malaysian_montane_rain_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Peninsular Malaysian peat swamp forests
  • Peninsular Malaysian peat swamp forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Peninsular_Malaysian_peat_swamp_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Peninsular Malaysian rain forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Rann of Kutch seasonal salt marsh
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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South Deccan Plateau dry deciduous forests
  • South Deccan Plateau dry deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/South_Deccan_Plateau_dry_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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South Iran Nubo-Sindian desert and semi-desert
  • South Iran Nubo-Sindian desert and semi-desert
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/South_Iran_Nubo-Sindian_desert_and_semi-desert
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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South Western Ghats moist deciduous forests
  • South Western Ghats moist deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/South_Western_Ghats_moist_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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South Western Ghats montane rain forests
  • South Western Ghats montane rain forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/South_Western_Ghats_montane_rain_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Southeastern Indochina dry evergreen forests
  • Southeastern Indochina dry evergreen forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Southeastern_Indochina_dry_evergreen_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Southern Annamites montane rain forests
  • Southern Annamites montane rain forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Southern_Annamites_montane_rain_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Southern Vietnam lowland dry forests
  • Southern Vietnam lowland dry forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Southern_Vietnam_lowland_dry_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Southwest Borneo freshwater swamp forests
  • Southwest Borneo freshwater swamp forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Southwest_Borneo_freshwater_swamp_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Sumatran freshwater swamp forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Sumatran lowland rain forests
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Sumatran montane rain forests
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Sumatran peat swamp forests
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Sumatran tropical pine forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Sunda Shelf mangroves
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Sundaland heath forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Sundarbans freshwater swamp forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Sundarbans mangroves
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Tenasserim-South Thailand semi-evergreen rain forests
  • Tenasserim-South Thailand semi-evergreen rain forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Tenasserim-South_Thailand_semi-evergreen_rain_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Terai-Duar savanna and grasslands
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Thar desert
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Tigris-Euphrates alluvial salt marsh
  • Tigris-Euphrates alluvial salt marsh
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Tigris-Euphrates_alluvial_salt_marsh
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Tonle Sap freshwater swamp forests
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Tonle Sap-Mekong peat swamp forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Upper Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests
  • Upper Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Upper_Gangetic_Plains_moist_deciduous_forests
Biome & Ecoregion Mappings  
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Western Java montane rain forests
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Western Java rain forests
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Zagros Mountains forest steppe
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Physical Description

 
body length (VT) average
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787.64 mm adult
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body mass average
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3.95 log10 grams
Datasets  
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3.95 log10 grams
Datasets  
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9,000 g
Datasets  
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9,000 g
Datasets  
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9,000 g
Datasets  
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8,912.49 g adult
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weight
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9,000 g adult
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

 
trophic level
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carnivore
MammalDiet  
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carnivore
  • carnivore
    An animal that mainly eats meat.
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Primary__Carnivore
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primary diet
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animals
See original source  
  • source missing
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animals
MammalDiet  
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fish
  • fish
    A member of one of the basal lineages of craniate animals that lack limbs with digits, including hagfish, lampreys, cartilaginous and bony fishes.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/fish
MammalDiet  
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fish
  • fish
    A member of one of the basal lineages of craniate animals that lack limbs with digits, including hagfish, lampreys, cartilaginous and bony fishes.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/fish
See original source  
  • source missing
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vertebrates
See original source  
  • source missing
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vertebrates
MammalDiet  
 
habitat
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aquatic habitat
Environments - EOL project  
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canal
  • canal
    Artificial watercourse with no flow or a controlled flow used for navigation, drainage or irrigation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000014
Environments - EOL project  
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clay
  • clay
    A group of hydrous aluminium phyllosilicate (phyllosilicates being a subgroup of silicate minerals) minerals (see clay minerals), that are typically less than 2micrometres in diameter. Clay consists of a variety of phyllosilicate minerals rich in silicon and aluminium oxides and hydroxides which include variable amounts of structural water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002982
Environments - EOL project  
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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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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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estuary
  • estuary
    A semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000045
Environments - EOL project  
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flood plain
  • flood plain
    An area which is subject to periodic flooding.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000255
Environments - EOL project  
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forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
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forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
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fresh water
Environments - EOL project  
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fresh water
Environments - EOL project  
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freshwater habitat
  • freshwater habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a body of water containing low concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (<0.5 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002037
IUCN  
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freshwater wetland
  • freshwater wetland
    A wetland whose water that contains low concentrations of salts.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000243
Environments - EOL project  
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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  
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lake
  • lake
    A body of water or other liquid of considerable size contained on a body of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000020
Environments - EOL project  
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Large river biome
Environments - EOL project  
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Large river biome
Environments - EOL project  
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mangrove biome
  • mangrove biome
    A mangrove biome is a terrestrial biome which includes, across its spatial extent, mangrove plants (Rhizophoraceae). Mangrove plants are able to withstand high levels of salinity as well as regions of anoxia and frequent tidal inundation. Mangrove biomes often occur near tropical and sub-tropical estuaries and depositional marine coastal environments where fine sediments (often with high organic content) collect in areas protected from high energy wave action.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000181
Environments - EOL project  
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mangrove biome
  • mangrove biome
    A mangrove biome is a terrestrial biome which includes, across its spatial extent, mangrove plants (Rhizophoraceae). Mangrove plants are able to withstand high levels of salinity as well as regions of anoxia and frequent tidal inundation. Mangrove biomes often occur near tropical and sub-tropical estuaries and depositional marine coastal environments where fine sediments (often with high organic content) collect in areas protected from high energy wave action.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000181
Environments - EOL project  
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mangrove swamp
  • mangrove swamp
    An swamp formed of trees and shrubs that grow in saline coastal habitats in the tropics and subtropics.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000057
Environments - EOL project  
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marine biome
  • marine biome
    An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
Environments - EOL project  
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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  
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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  
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paddy field
  • paddy field
    A flooded parcel of arable land used for growing rice and other semiaquatic crops.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000297
Environments - EOL project  
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peat swamp
  • peat swamp
    Forested peatlands including both rain- and groundwater-fed types, commonly recorded in tropical regions with high rainfall. This type of peatland covers around 350,000 km2, primarily in south-east Asia but also occurring in the Everglades in Florida.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000189
Environments - EOL project  
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plain
  • plain
    A region of general uniform slope, comparatively level, and of considerable extent.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000086
Environments - EOL project  
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plateau
  • plateau
    An elevated and comparatively level expanse of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000182
Environments - EOL project  
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pond
  • pond
    A body of water, usually of smaller size than a lake.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000033
Environments - EOL project  
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pond
  • pond
    A body of water, usually of smaller size than a lake.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000033
Environments - EOL project  
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populated place
  • populated place
    Place or area with clustered or scattered buildings and a permanent human population.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000062
Environments - EOL project  
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rice field
Environments - EOL project  
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rice field
Environments - EOL project  
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rice field
Environments - EOL project