Ecosystem Reference
Ecosystem Central Arctic
Type Sea/Bay/Gulf
Salinity saltwater
Other Names SAU name: Central Arctic. Arctic Ocean (LME 2008)
Location
LME SAU No 64. FAO area 18 plus fishes of Svalbard Island. LME2002, LME2006, SAU 2008. 90° N 66° N - 180° W 180° E
Location Map Central_Arctic.png
Size Ref
River Length Area 3341716 km2 Drainage Area
Depth
Average Depth Max Depth 5450 m Ref 6232
Temperature
Surface -1.0 °C Map9.gif
100 Meters Depth 1.0 °C Map10.gif
Description
Comments on faunal list Area from SAU (November 2015).
URL 1 http://www.seaaroundus.org/lme/64.aspx
URL 2
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Total
FishBase Literature
Species Families Species Families Reference
144 38 7251
Froese, Rainer on 11.24.93
Modified by Kesner-Reyes, Kathleen on 11.09.20
Checked by Kesner-Reyes, Kathleen on 06.07.12
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