Overview

Distribution

SW Nova Scotia to Rhode Island
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype + Paratype for Ampelisca agassizi (Judd, 1896)
Catalog Number: USNM 18919
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: male;
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1893
Locality: Newport, Rhode Island, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Holotype + Paratype:
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Ecology

Habitat

Found from shallow inshore waters to 450 m depth over sandy coarse sediments.
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Depth range based on 46 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 37 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 9 - 244
  Temperature range (°C): 9.181 - 12.941
  Nitrate (umol/L): 4.786 - 16.801
  Salinity (PPS): 33.398 - 35.540
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.835 - 6.214
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.546 - 1.195
  Silicate (umol/l): 3.593 - 10.302

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Depth range (m): 9 - 244

Temperature range (°C): 9.181 - 12.941

Nitrate (umol/L): 4.786 - 16.801

Salinity (PPS): 33.398 - 35.540

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.835 - 6.214

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.546 - 1.195

Silicate (umol/l): 3.593 - 10.302
 
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Depth range based on 1655 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 985 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 744
  Temperature range (°C): 4.556 - 25.874
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.289 - 34.440
  Salinity (PPS): 31.657 - 36.224
  Oxygen (ml/l): 2.000 - 6.548
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.095 - 2.811
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.010 - 61.404

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Depth range (m): 0 - 744

Temperature range (°C): 4.556 - 25.874

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.289 - 34.440

Salinity (PPS): 31.657 - 36.224

Oxygen (ml/l): 2.000 - 6.548

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.095 - 2.811

Silicate (umol/l): 1.010 - 61.404
 
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Ampelisca agassizi

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 5
Specimens with Barcodes: 5
Species With Barcodes: 1
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