Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Odontodactylus nigricaudatus Chace
Catalog Number: USNM 120259
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: male; female;
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): P. Fuentes
Year Collected: 1941
Locality: Campeche Bay, Yucatan, Mexico, Gulf of Mexico, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Paratype: Chace, F. A. 1942. Proc. New Engl. Zool. Club. 19: 88, pl. 28.
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Holotype for Gonodactylus havanensis Bigelow
Catalog Number: USNM 17997
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: male;
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1884
Locality: La Libertad, Santa Elena Bay, Along Village Beach, Off Havana, Gulf of Mexico, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 298 to 298
Vessel: Albatross R/V
  • Holotype: 1893. Johns Hopkins Univ. Circ.
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 3 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 2 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 13 - 298
  Temperature range (°C): 22.559 - 26.044
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.738 - 2.410
  Salinity (PPS): 36.261 - 36.445
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.567 - 4.813
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.165 - 0.217
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.667 - 2.702

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 13 - 298

Temperature range (°C): 22.559 - 26.044

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.738 - 2.410

Salinity (PPS): 36.261 - 36.445

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.567 - 4.813

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.165 - 0.217

Silicate (umol/l): 1.667 - 2.702
 
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