Physical Description

Type Information

Syntype for Limatula setifera Dall, 1886
Catalog Number: USNM 62253
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): United States Fish Commission
Year Collected: 1885
Locality: Cape Lookout, North Carolina, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 95 to 95
Vessel: Albatross R/V
  • Syntype: Dall, W. H. 1886. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 12(6): 225-226.
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Syntype for Limatula setifera Dall, 1886
Catalog Number: USNM 679268
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Year Collected: 1879
Locality: Barbados, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 139 to 139
Vessel: Blake R/V
  • Syntype: Dall, W. H. 1886. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 12(6): 225-226.
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Syntype for Limatula setifera Dall, 1886
Catalog Number: USNM 62252
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Year Collected: 1879
Locality: Barbados, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 139 to 139
Vessel: Blake R/V
  • Syntype: Dall, W. H. 1886. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 12(6): 225-226.
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 6 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 5 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 1.5 - 139
  Temperature range (°C): 21.085 - 27.438
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.161 - 4.967
  Salinity (PPS): 35.377 - 36.754
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.715 - 4.665
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.100 - 0.372
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.528 - 2.134

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 1.5 - 139

Temperature range (°C): 21.085 - 27.438

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.161 - 4.967

Salinity (PPS): 35.377 - 36.754

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.715 - 4.665

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.100 - 0.372

Silicate (umol/l): 1.528 - 2.134
 
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