Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology: Nematocysts

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LocationImageCnidae TypeRange of
Lengths (m)
Range of
Widths (m)
nNState
Carlgren O., 1940
Column
N/A unspecified nematocysts  46 - 48  x  4.5 - 4.5  0 /
Column
N/A unspecified nematocysts  46 - 48  x  4.5 -   / Unfired
Tentacles
N/A spirocysts  1.5 - 27  x  5 - 5  0 /
N/A unspecified nematocysts  19 - 24  x  2.5 - 2.5  0 /
N/A unspecified nematocysts  19 - 24  x  2.5 -   / Unfired
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 7 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 4 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 3.5 - 2300
  Temperature range (°C): -1.603 - 0.202
  Nitrate (umol/L): 4.595 - 24.362
  Salinity (PPS): 33.918 - 34.908
  Oxygen (ml/l): 5.334 - 7.923
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.467 - 1.943
  Silicate (umol/l): 3.910 - 64.321

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Depth range (m): 3.5 - 2300

Temperature range (°C): -1.603 - 0.202

Nitrate (umol/L): 4.595 - 24.362

Salinity (PPS): 33.918 - 34.908

Oxygen (ml/l): 5.334 - 7.923

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.467 - 1.943

Silicate (umol/l): 3.910 - 64.321
 
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Dispersal

Depth range

5-2300 m
  • UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms
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