Overview

Distribution

Range: 47°N to 41.7°S; 97.7°W to 37°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Gulf of St. Lawrence, Nova Scotia; USA: Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Georgia, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Louisiana, Texas; Mexico; Mexico: Tabasco, Veracruz, Campeche State, Yucatan State, Quintana Roo; Venezuela; Venezuela: Falcon; St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Grenada; Barbados, Brazil; Brazil: Amapa, Para, Ceara, Rio Grande do Norte, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Parana; Uruguay, Argentina; Argentina: Buenos Aires, Rio Negro
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Physical Description

Type Information

Syntype for Turbonilla (Pyrgiscus) vineae Bartsch, 1909
Catalog Number: USNM 203757
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): Winkley
Locality: Wood's Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Syntype: Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 34(4): ??.
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Syntype for Turbonilla (Pyrgiscus) winkleyi Bartsch, 1909
Catalog Number: USNM 203776
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): Sumner
Locality: Wood's Hole, Massachusetts, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Syntype: Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 34(4): 90.
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Syntype for Turbonilla (Pyrgiscus) vineae Bartsch, 1909
Catalog Number: USNM 203756
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): Winkley
Locality: Wood's Hole, MA and Branford, CT, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Syntype: Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 34(4): 83.
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Syntype for Turbonilla (Pyrgiscus) cascoensis Bartsch, 1909
Catalog Number: USNM 203795
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): Fuller
Locality: Maine, United States, Casco Bay, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Syntype: Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 34(4): 82,95, pl. 12, fig. 29,40.
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Ecology

Habitat

infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Depth range based on 364 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 74 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 460
  Temperature range (°C): 5.459 - 23.797
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.325 - 23.955
  Salinity (PPS): 32.282 - 36.096
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.491 - 6.764
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.110 - 1.571
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.756 - 16.914

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 460

Temperature range (°C): 5.459 - 23.797

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.325 - 23.955

Salinity (PPS): 32.282 - 36.096

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.491 - 6.764

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.110 - 1.571

Silicate (umol/l): 0.756 - 16.914
 
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