Overview

Distribution

in Nova Scotia waters; almost continuous occurrence from Oceanographer Canyon, off George's Bank, Nova Scotia, the Grand Banks, Davis Strait, and southern Greenland
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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semi-cosmopolitan
  • UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms
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Ecology

Habitat

bathyal
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Known from seamounts and knolls
  • Stocks, K. 2009. Seamounts Online: an online information system for seamount biology. Version 2009-1. World Wide Web electronic publication.
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Depth range based on 585 specimens in 2 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 572 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 90 - 1673.13
  Temperature range (°C): 1.832 - 7.684
  Nitrate (umol/L): 19.323 - 45.073
  Salinity (PPS): 33.230 - 34.944
  Oxygen (ml/l): 0.419 - 7.109
  Phosphate (umol/l): 1.305 - 3.294
  Silicate (umol/l): 13.939 - 168.600

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 90 - 1673.13

Temperature range (°C): 1.832 - 7.684

Nitrate (umol/L): 19.323 - 45.073

Salinity (PPS): 33.230 - 34.944

Oxygen (ml/l): 0.419 - 7.109

Phosphate (umol/l): 1.305 - 3.294

Silicate (umol/l): 13.939 - 168.600
 
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Wikipedia

Paragorgia arborea

Paragorgia arborea is a species of coral in the family Paragorgiidae, commonly known as the Bubblegum coral. It grows in depths between 200 metres (660 ft) and 1,300 metres (4,300 ft) in temperatures between 2 °C (36 °F) and 8 °C (46 °F)[1][2]

Description[edit]

Paragorgia arborea commonly grow to heights of 6 metres (20 ft), and are brightly coloured white, pink, red or orange, in a branching, fan-shaped structure.[2]

Distribution[edit]

Paragorgia arborea is well established in the North Atlantic Ocean, along the entire Norwegian coast, and at depths of 40 metres (130 ft) in Norwegian fjords.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bubble Gum Coral (Paragorgia arborea)". Encyclopedia of Life. Retrieved 4 September 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Sea Fan - Paragorgia arborea". SeaWater. Retrieved 4 September 2014. 


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