Ecology

Habitat

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 1797 specimens in 13 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 156 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 174.5
  Temperature range (°C): -0.912 - 28.510
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.113 - 12.541
  Salinity (PPS): 6.043 - 35.846
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.437 - 8.660
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.085 - 1.653
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.109 - 31.877

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 174.5

Temperature range (°C): -0.912 - 28.510

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.113 - 12.541

Salinity (PPS): 6.043 - 35.846

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.437 - 8.660

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.085 - 1.653

Silicate (umol/l): 1.109 - 31.877
 
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Associations

Known predators

Acartia (small-size 'Acartia type') is prey of:
Ctenophora
meroplankton
Actinopterygii
Ethmidium maculatum
Oithona-Oncaea type
Acartia
Centropages
Euphausia
Chaetognatha

Based on studies in:
USA: Rhode Island (Coastal)
Pacific (Tropical)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • J. N. Kremer and S. W. Nixon, A Coastal Marine Ecosystem: Simulation and Analysis, Vol. 24 of Ecol. Studies (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1978), from p. 12.
  • T. S. Petipa, Trophic relationships in communities and the functioning of marine ecosystems: I. Studies in trophic relationships in pelagic communities of the southern seas of the USSR and in the tropical Pacific. In: Marine Production Mechanisms, M. J. D
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Known prey organisms

Acartia (small-size 'Acartia type') preys on:
flagellates
Bacillariophyceae
detritus
phytoplankton
bacteria
Appendicularia
Copepoda
Infusoria
Radiolaria
Calanus
Acartia

Based on studies in:
USA: Rhode Island (Coastal)
Pacific (Tropical)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • J. N. Kremer and S. W. Nixon, A Coastal Marine Ecosystem: Simulation and Analysis, Vol. 24 of Ecol. Studies (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1978), from p. 12.
  • T. S. Petipa, Trophic relationships in communities and the functioning of marine ecosystems: I. Studies in trophic relationships in pelagic communities of the southern seas of the USSR and in the tropical Pacific. In: Marine Production Mechanisms, M. J. D
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats
Specimen Records: 432
Specimens with Sequences: 407
Specimens with Barcodes: 401
Species: 16
Species With Barcodes: 15
Public Records: 278
Public Species: 13
Public BINs: 33
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Barcode data

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Wikipedia

Acartia

Acartia is a genus of marine calanoid copepods. This genus contains the majority of species in the family Acartiidae:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ J. D. Dana (1846). "XXIII. – Notice of some genera of Cyclopacea". Journal of Natural History. Series 1 18 (118): 181–185. doi:10.1080/037454809494408. 
  2. ^ a b Geoff Boxshall (2011). "Acartia Dana, 1846". In T. C. Walter & G. Boxshall. World of Copepods database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved June 2, 2011. 


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