Ecosystem Reference
Ecosystem San Pedro Bay
Type Sea/Bay/Gulf
Salinity saltwater
Other Names
Location
Between the islands of Leyte and Samar. 12° N 11° N - 125° E 126° E
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100 Meters Depth
Description A portion of the narrow strait, which separates the mainland of Leyte and Samar, the San Juanico Strait is included in the definition. The bay area is contiguous with the historical Leyte Gulf, which opens to the Pacific Ocean. Water processess in SPB are linked to the workings of the Pacific Ocean.
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Species Families Species Families Reference
186 59
Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G. on 03.18.03
Modified by Kesner-Reyes, Kathleen on 05.27.21
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