Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Heteralepas cantelli Buhl-Mortensen & Newman, 2004
Catalog Number: USNM 1019509
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 2002
Locality: Northeast Channel, Nova Scotia, Canada, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 500 to 500
  • Holotype: Buhl-Mortensen, L. & Newman, W. A. 2004. A new pedunculate barnacle (Cirripedia: Heteralepadidae) from the Northwest Atlantic. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 117 (3): 385-397.
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© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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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): 500 - 500
  Temperature range (°C): 5.180 - 5.180
  Nitrate (umol/L): 21.774 - 21.774
  Salinity (PPS): 34.857 - 34.857
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.658 - 4.658
  Phosphate (umol/l): 1.512 - 1.512
  Silicate (umol/l): 13.836 - 13.836
 
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