Overview

Distribution

Range Description

This species is endemic to Mexico where it is found throughout the Campeche Bank (Petuch pers. comm. 2011).
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Range Description

This species is endemic to the eastern US and is found from Cape Hatteras, North Carolina southward to Fort Pierce in Florida (Petuch pers. comm. 2011).
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Range Description

This species occurs off the Gulf coast of Mexico south to the Yucatan Peninsula, and off the western Florida continental shelf (Petuch and Coltro pers. comm. 2011).
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Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Conus floridanus patglicksteinae Petuch, 1987
Catalog Number: USNM 859880
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): E. Petuch
Year Collected: 1982
Locality: Off Palm Beach Island, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 122 to 122
  • Holotype: Petuch, E. J. 1987. New Caribbean Molluscan Faunas. 30, plate 5, figure 3-4.
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Holotype for Conus sennottorum Rehder & Abbott, 1951
Catalog Number: USNM 597519
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): C. Salas
Year Collected: 1951
Locality: 50 miles SW of Campeche, Yucatan, Mexico
Depth (m): 27 to 29
  • Holotype: Rehder, H. A. & Abbott, R. T. 1951. Rev. Soc. Malac. 8 (2): 63, plate 9, figure 1-2.
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Paratype for Conus sennottorum Rehder & Abbott, 1951
Catalog Number: USNM 597520
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): Salas
Year Collected: 1951
Locality: Campeche Bay, 50 Mile SW Of Campeche, Mexico, Gulf of Mexico, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 27 to 29
  • Paratype:
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
This species lives at depths between 20 and 60 m, in sand and rubble. Adults of the species typically grow to 46 mm (Rosenberg 2009).

Systems
  • Marine
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Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
This species lives at depths of approx 10-50 m in sandy and shell hash bottoms and often occurs in association with scallop beds (Petuch pers. comm. 2011). Adults of the species grow to approx 36 mm (Rosenberg 2009).

Systems
  • Marine
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Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
This species is found between 30-100 m in muddy sand bottoms (Petuch and Coltro pers. comm. 2011). Adults will typically grow to 34 mm.

Systems
  • Marine
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Depth range based on 16 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 12 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 11 - 45.4
  Temperature range (°C): 23.384 - 27.692
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.289 - 2.736
  Salinity (PPS): 35.556 - 36.291
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.476 - 4.852
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.055 - 0.169
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.805 - 2.332

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 11 - 45.4

Temperature range (°C): 23.384 - 27.692

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.289 - 2.736

Salinity (PPS): 35.556 - 36.291

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.476 - 4.852

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.055 - 0.169

Silicate (umol/l): 0.805 - 2.332
 
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Depth range based on 1 specimen in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 1 sample.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 73 - 73
  Temperature range (°C): 25.947 - 25.947
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.802 - 0.802
  Salinity (PPS): 36.443 - 36.443
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.466 - 4.466
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.152 - 0.152
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.666 - 1.666
 
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
LC
Least Concern

Red List Criteria

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2013

Assessor/s
Petuch, E.

Reviewer/s
Peters, H. & Coltro, J.

Contributor/s

Justification
This species is found throughout the Campeche Bank, Mexico where it lives at depths between 20 and 60 m, in sand and rubble. There are no known threats. This species is listed as Least Concern.
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IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
LC
Least Concern

Red List Criteria

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2013

Assessor/s
Petuch, E.

Reviewer/s
Peters, H. & Coltro, J.

Contributor/s

Justification
This species is found from Cape Hatteras, North Carolina and ranges southward to Fort Pierce in Florida. There are no known threats. This species is listed as Least Concern.
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IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
LC
Least Concern

Red List Criteria

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2013

Assessor/s
Petuch, E.

Reviewer/s
Peters, H. & Coltro, J.

Contributor/s

Justification
This species occurs off the Gulf of Mexico down to the Yucatan Peninsula, and off the western Florida continental shelf. There are no known threats. This species is listed as Least Concern.
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Population

Population
There are no recordings of population levels for this species in the literature.

Population Trend
Unknown
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Population

Population
There are no recordings of population levels for this species in the literature

Population Trend
Unknown
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Population

Population
There are no recordings of population levels for this species in the literature.

Population Trend
Unknown
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Threats

Major Threats
There are no known threats to this species.
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Major Threats
There are no known threats to this species.
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Major Threats
There are no known threats to this species.
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Management

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
There are no known conservation measures currently in place for this species.
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Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
There are no known conservation measures currently in place for this species.
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Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
There are no known conservation measures currently in place for this species.
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Wikipedia

Conus sennottorum

Conus sennottorum is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, the cone snails and their allies.[1]

Like all species within the genus Conus, these snails are predatory and venomous. They are capable of "stinging" humans, therefore live ones should be handled carefully or not at all.

Contents

Distribution

Description

The maximum recorded shell length is 46 mm.[2]

Habitat

Minimum recorded depth is 26 m.[2] Maximum recorded depth is 61 m.[2]

References

  1. ^ Conus sennottorum Rehder & Abbott, 1951.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 27 March 2010.
  2. ^ a b c Welch J. J. (2010). "The "Island Rule" and Deep-Sea Gastropods: Re-Examining the Evidence". PLoS ONE 5(1): e8776. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0008776.
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Conus philippii

Conus philippii is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, the cone snails and their allies.[1]

Like all species within the genus Conus, these snails are predatory and venomous. They are capable of "stinging" humans, therefore live ones should be handled carefully or not at all.

Contents

Distribution

Description

The maximum recorded shell length is 36 mm.[2]

Habitat

Minimum recorded depth is 65 m.[2] Maximum recorded depth is 65 m.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b Conus philippii Kiener, 1845.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 27 March 2010.
  2. ^ a b c Welch J. J. (2010). "The "Island Rule" and Deep-Sea Gastropods: Re-Examining the Evidence". PLoS ONE 5(1): e8776. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0008776.
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