Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 77 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 34 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0.3 - 37
  Temperature range (°C): 23.535 - 24.412
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.325 - 1.252
  Salinity (PPS): 35.785 - 36.231
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.519 - 4.855
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.100 - 0.144
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.756 - 1.828

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Depth range (m): 0.3 - 37

Temperature range (°C): 23.535 - 24.412

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.325 - 1.252

Salinity (PPS): 35.785 - 36.231

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.519 - 4.855

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.100 - 0.144

Silicate (umol/l): 0.756 - 1.828
 
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Modiolus americanus

Modiolus americanus, or the tulip mussel, is a species of bivalve mollusc in the family Mytilidae. It can be found along the Atlantic coast of North America, ranging from North Carolina to the West Indies.[1]

References

  1. ^ Abbott, R.T. & Morris, P.A. A Field Guide to Shells: Altantic and Gulf Coasts and the West Indies. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1995. 15.
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