Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Leiopathes secunda Opresko, 1998
Catalog Number: USNM 99398
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): K. Gowlett-Holmes
Year Collected: 1990
Locality: Cascade Plateau, South East Cape, Approx. 165 Nm East Of, Tasmania, Australia, Tasman Sea, South Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 1100 to 1100
Vessel: Labrador R/V
  • Paratype: Opresko, D. M. 1998. Records Of The South Australian Museum. 31(1): 101-104, figs.1-3.
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Paratype for Leiopathes secunda Opresko, 1998
Catalog Number: USNM 99406
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): K. Gowlett-Holmes
Year Collected: 1990
Locality: Cascade Plateau, South East Cape, Approx. 155 Nm East Of, Tasmania, Australia, Tasman Sea, South Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 1000 to 1000
Vessel: Labrador R/V
  • Paratype: Opresko, D. M. 1998. Records Of The South Australian Museum. 31(1): 101-104, figs.1-3.
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Holotype for Leiopathes secunda Opresko, 1998
Catalog Number: USNM 99407
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry; Alcohol (Ethanol); Slide
Collector(s): K. Gowlett-Holmes
Year Collected: 1990
Locality: Cascade Plateau, South East Cape, Approx. 160 Nm East Of, Tasmania, Australia, Tasman Sea, South Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 760 to 910
Vessel: Labrador R/V
  • Holotype: Opresko, D. M. 1998. Records Of The South Australian Museum. 31(1): 101-104, figs.1-3.
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Paratype for Leiopathes secunda Opresko, 1998
Catalog Number: USNM 99404
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): K. Gowlett-Holmes
Year Collected: 1990
Locality: Cascade Plateau, South East Cape, Approx. 160 Nm East, Tasmania, Australia, Tasman Sea, South Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 890 to 1020
Vessel: Labrador R/V
  • Paratype: Opresko, D. M. 1998. Records Of The South Australian Museum. 31(1): 101-104, figs.1-3.
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

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): 835 - 1100
  Temperature range (°C): 4.425 - 6.702
  Nitrate (umol/L): 27.374 - 33.048
  Salinity (PPS): 34.418 - 34.463
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.310 - 4.575
  Phosphate (umol/l): 1.812 - 2.196
  Silicate (umol/l): 20.406 - 40.770

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 835 - 1100

Temperature range (°C): 4.425 - 6.702

Nitrate (umol/L): 27.374 - 33.048

Salinity (PPS): 34.418 - 34.463

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.310 - 4.575

Phosphate (umol/l): 1.812 - 2.196

Silicate (umol/l): 20.406 - 40.770
 
Note: this information has not been validated. Check this *note*. Your feedback is most welcome.

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!