Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 1309 specimens in 41 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 502 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): -99 - 2075
  Temperature range (°C): -1.537 - 27.194
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.114 - 29.685
  Salinity (PPS): 28.357 - 39.053
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.117 - 8.702
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.073 - 2.072
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.756 - 42.312

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): -99 - 2075

Temperature range (°C): -1.537 - 27.194

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.114 - 29.685

Salinity (PPS): 28.357 - 39.053

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.117 - 8.702

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.073 - 2.072

Silicate (umol/l): 0.756 - 42.312
 
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Associations

Known predators

  • Christian RR, Luczkovich JJ (1999) Organizing and understanding a winter’s seagrass foodweb network through effective trophic levels. Ecol Model 117:99–124
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Known prey organisms

Melita (Epiphyte grazing amphipods) preys on:
Halodule wrightii
Micro-epiphytes
algae
bacteria

Based on studies in:
USA: Florida (Estuarine)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Christian RR, Luczkovich JJ (1999) Organizing and understanding a winter’s seagrass foodweb network through effective trophic levels. Ecol Model 117:99–124
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats
                                        
Specimen Records:93Public Records:27
Specimens with Sequences:56Public Species:5
Specimens with Barcodes:54Public BINs:6
Species:7         
Species With Barcodes:7         
          
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Barcode data

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Locations of barcode samples

Collection Sites: world map showing specimen collection locations for Melita

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