Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Antipathes arborea Dana, 1846
Catalog Number: USNM 701
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Year Collected: 1838
Locality: Fiji, South Pacific Ocean
  • Holotype: Dana. 1846. Zoophytes. 584-585, pl. 56, fig. 2.
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 1 specimen in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 1 sample.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 192 - 192
  Temperature range (°C): 12.266 - 12.266
  Nitrate (umol/L): 20.290 - 20.290
  Salinity (PPS): 34.531 - 34.531
  Oxygen (ml/l): 2.513 - 2.513
  Phosphate (umol/l): 1.668 - 1.668
  Silicate (umol/l): 25.068 - 25.068
 
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!