Physical Description

Type Information

Syntype for Euchirella grandicornis Wilson, 1950
Catalog Number: USNM 67131
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: female;
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1904
Locality: Between Callao, Peru + Easter Island, South Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 4380 to 4380
Vessel: Albatross R/V
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Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 5 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 5 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 15 - 4572
  Temperature range (°C): 1.788 - 10.278
  Nitrate (umol/L): 3.643 - 39.794
  Salinity (PPS): 32.145 - 34.693
  Oxygen (ml/l): 0.846 - 6.372
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.856 - 2.768
  Silicate (umol/l): 10.571 - 152.051

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 15 - 4572

Temperature range (°C): 1.788 - 10.278

Nitrate (umol/L): 3.643 - 39.794

Salinity (PPS): 32.145 - 34.693

Oxygen (ml/l): 0.846 - 6.372

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.856 - 2.768

Silicate (umol/l): 10.571 - 152.051
 
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