Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Phronima bowmani Shih, 1991
Catalog Number: USNM 250353
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: male; female; female; ;; juvenile
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Year Collected: 1953
Locality: North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 159 to 159
Vessel: N.B. Scofield R/V
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Holotype for Phronima bowmani Shih, 1991
Catalog Number: USNM 250351
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: female;
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Year Collected: 1953
Locality: North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 159 to 159
Vessel: N.B. Scofield R/V
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Allotype for Phronima bowmani Shih, 1991
Catalog Number: USNM 250352
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: male;
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Year Collected: 1953
Locality: North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 159 to 159
Vessel: N.B. Scofield R/V
  • Allotype:
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© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 11 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 11 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 159 - 219
  Temperature range (°C): 12.401 - 13.748
  Nitrate (umol/L): 24.128 - 29.668
  Salinity (PPS): 34.819 - 34.981
  Oxygen (ml/l): 0.763 - 2.088
  Phosphate (umol/l): 1.852 - 2.297
  Silicate (umol/l): 20.724 - 26.333

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 159 - 219

Temperature range (°C): 12.401 - 13.748

Nitrate (umol/L): 24.128 - 29.668

Salinity (PPS): 34.819 - 34.981

Oxygen (ml/l): 0.763 - 2.088

Phosphate (umol/l): 1.852 - 2.297

Silicate (umol/l): 20.724 - 26.333
 
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