Overview

Distribution

Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Physical Description

Type Information

Type for Stenothoe minuta Holmes, 1905
Catalog Number: USNM 29245
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: male; female; ; ovigerous
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): S. Holmes
Year Collected: 1877
Locality: Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
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Ecology

Habitat

Lives on hydroids or ectoprocts, over hard and algae covered substrate to depths of 10 m.
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Depth range based on 58 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 12 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 150
  Temperature range (°C): 6.349 - 24.323
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.457 - 13.639
  Salinity (PPS): 32.972 - 36.186
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.099 - 6.603
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.110 - 0.963
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.868 - 7.514

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 150

Temperature range (°C): 6.349 - 24.323

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.457 - 13.639

Salinity (PPS): 32.972 - 36.186

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.099 - 6.603

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.110 - 0.963

Silicate (umol/l): 0.868 - 7.514
 
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