Physical Description

Type Information

Type for Hippolysmata moorei Rathbun, 1901
Catalog Number: USNM 23787
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1899
Locality: Playa De Ponce, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Vessel: Fish Hawk R/V
  • Type: Rathbun, M. J. 1901. The Brachyura and Macrura of Porto Rico. Bull. U.S. Fish. Commn. 20 (2): 1–127.
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Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 2 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 2 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 1 - 1487
  Temperature range (°C): 4.335 - 25.868
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.115 - 19.964
  Salinity (PPS): 35.014 - 35.984
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.672 - 5.538
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.136 - 1.233
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.455 - 15.897

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 1 - 1487

Temperature range (°C): 4.335 - 25.868

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.115 - 19.964

Salinity (PPS): 35.014 - 35.984

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.672 - 5.538

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.136 - 1.233

Silicate (umol/l): 1.455 - 15.897
 
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