Overview

Distribution

Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), Southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), Downstream part of Middle St. Lawrence Estuary, Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), Upper Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone off Sept- Iles), Middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait), Lower North Shore, Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone) to the northeast of Anticosti Island (=Jacques Cartier Strait), Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Esquiman Channel), North and south slope of Anticosti Island, Lower Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone as far as Cabot Strait: Cape North, N.S., St. Paul Island to Cape Ray, NL.), and the Western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of Newfoundland
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Ecology

Habitat

upper and glacial epipelagic regions of the Gulf and estuary
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Source: World Register of Marine Species

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Depth range based on 369 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 250 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 1903.05
  Temperature range (°C): -1.759 - 18.062
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.367 - 29.725
  Salinity (PPS): 25.752 - 35.437
  Oxygen (ml/l): 5.585 - 9.319
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.055 - 1.982
  Silicate (umol/l): 2.214 - 64.372

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 1903.05

Temperature range (°C): -1.759 - 18.062

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.367 - 29.725

Salinity (PPS): 25.752 - 35.437

Oxygen (ml/l): 5.585 - 9.319

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.055 - 1.982

Silicate (umol/l): 2.214 - 64.372
 
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