Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Hymeniacidon macilenta Bowerbank, 1866
Catalog Number: USNM 5083
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Slide
Locality: Channel Islands, Isle Of Herm, England, United Kingdom, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Holotype: Bowerbank. 1866. Ray Society. 2: 176-177, pl.33, f.7-13.
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Holotype for Raphiodesma fallaciosum Bowerbank, 1882
Catalog Number: USNM 5231
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Slide
Year Collected: 1874
Locality: Westport Bay, County Mayo, Ireland, United Kingdom, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Holotype: Bowerbank. 1882. Ray Society. 4: 163-165, pl.17, f.7-12.
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 35 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 4 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 37
  Temperature range (°C): 11.845 - 12.348
  Nitrate (umol/L): 4.729 - 5.063
  Salinity (PPS): 35.203 - 35.363
  Oxygen (ml/l): 6.138 - 6.151
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.336 - 0.351
  Silicate (umol/l): 2.448 - 2.578

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 37

Temperature range (°C): 11.845 - 12.348

Nitrate (umol/L): 4.729 - 5.063

Salinity (PPS): 35.203 - 35.363

Oxygen (ml/l): 6.138 - 6.151

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.336 - 0.351

Silicate (umol/l): 2.448 - 2.578
 
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