Overview

Distribution

The Trophoninae reported from the Belgian coast are probably (sub)fossil. There is also a possibility that it was imported from elsewere. There are reports from f Boreotrophon truncatus appear to be fresh, but in fact dead specimens at the Hinders Banks.
  • Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp.
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Circumboreaal, not uncommon in dredged samples
  • Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.
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Europe; Greenland to Georges Bank
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Boreotrophon beringi Dall, 1902
Catalog Number: USNM 109051
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): St. John
Locality: Nunivak Id., Alaska, United States, Bering Sea
Depth (m): 88 to 88
  • Holotype: Proc. U.S. Natl. Mus. 24(1264): 544.
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Ecology

Habitat

bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Depth range based on 26 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 5 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 92
  Temperature range (°C): 0.369 - 5.728
  Nitrate (umol/L): 9.084 - 11.300
  Salinity (PPS): 32.565 - 33.193
  Oxygen (ml/l): 5.806 - 7.725
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.960 - 1.448
  Silicate (umol/l): 7.208 - 23.350

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 92

Temperature range (°C): 0.369 - 5.728

Nitrate (umol/L): 9.084 - 11.300

Salinity (PPS): 32.565 - 33.193

Oxygen (ml/l): 5.806 - 7.725

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.960 - 1.448

Silicate (umol/l): 7.208 - 23.350
 
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Boreotrophon truncatus

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 1
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Wikipedia

Boreotrophon truncatus

Boreotrophon truncatus, common name the bobtail trophon, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails.[1]

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Boreotrophon pacificus

Boreotrophon pacificus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails.[1]

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  1. ^ Boreotrophon pacificus Dall, 1902.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 24 April 2010.
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Boreotrophon cymatus

Boreotrophon cymatus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails.[1]

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  1. ^ Boreotrophon cymatus Dall, 1902.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 24 April 2010.
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