Overview

Brief Summary

Biology

azooxanthellate
  • UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© WoRMS for SMEBD

Source: World Register of Marine Species

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Average rating: 2.5 of 5

Comprehensive Description

Biology: Skeleton

More info
AuthorSkeleton?Mineral or Organic?MineralPercent Magnesium
Cairns, 1994 YES MINERAL ARAGONITE
Cairns, 1998 YES MINERAL ARAGONITE
Cairns, Hoeksema, and van der Land, 1999 YES MINERAL ARAGONITE
Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike 3.0 (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)

© Hexacorallians of the World

Source: Hexacorallians of the World

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Average rating: 2.5 of 5

Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 38 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 18 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 13 - 1509
  Temperature range (°C): 2.964 - 28.730
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.557 - 36.222
  Salinity (PPS): 32.185 - 35.245
  Oxygen (ml/l): 2.457 - 4.620
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.219 - 2.745
  Silicate (umol/l): 4.895 - 126.302

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 13 - 1509

Temperature range (°C): 2.964 - 28.730

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.557 - 36.222

Salinity (PPS): 32.185 - 35.245

Oxygen (ml/l): 2.457 - 4.620

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.219 - 2.745

Silicate (umol/l): 4.895 - 126.302
 
Note: this information has not been validated. Check this *note*. Your feedback is most welcome.

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Average rating: 2.5 of 5

Dispersal

Depth range

12-366 m
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© WoRMS for SMEBD

Source: World Register of Marine Species

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Average rating: 2.5 of 5

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!