Overview

Brief Summary

Biology

calcareous colonies, no free medusae
  • UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms
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Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Adelopora crassilabrum Cairns, 1991
Catalog Number: USNM 85093
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry; SEM Stub
Collector(s): New Zealand Oceanographic Institute
Year Collected: 1968
Locality: Norfolk Ridge, South Of Norfolk Island, New Zealand, South Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 1157 to 1169
  • Paratype: Cairns, S. D. 1991. Mem. N.Z. oceanogr. Inst. 98: 27-28, pl.8, fig.e-g, pl.9, fig.a,c,e.
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Paratype for Adelopora crassilabrum Cairns, 1991
Catalog Number: USNM 85092
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry; SEM Stub
Collector(s): New Zealand Oceanographic Institute
Year Collected: 1968
Locality: Three Kings Islands, New Zealand, South Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 343 to 417
  • Paratype: Cairns, S. D. 1991. Mem. N.Z. oceanogr. Inst. 98: 27-28, pl.8, fig.e-g, pl.9, fig.a,c,e.
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Ecology

Habitat

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

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 380 - 1163
  Temperature range (°C): 4.503 - 10.506
  Nitrate (umol/L): 19.213 - 35.212
  Salinity (PPS): 34.437 - 34.966
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.999 - 4.491
  Phosphate (umol/l): 1.316 - 2.401
  Silicate (umol/l): 9.901 - 60.421

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 380 - 1163

Temperature range (°C): 4.503 - 10.506

Nitrate (umol/L): 19.213 - 35.212

Salinity (PPS): 34.437 - 34.966

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.999 - 4.491

Phosphate (umol/l): 1.316 - 2.401

Silicate (umol/l): 9.901 - 60.421
 
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Dispersal

Depth range

282-1169 m
  • Cairns, S.D., 1991. The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). Mem. N.Z. oceanogr. Inst. 98 : 1-99.
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