Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Marginella (Glabella) aureocincta Stearns, 1872
Catalog Number: USNM 54943
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): Stearns
Locality: Long Key, Florida, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
  • Holotype: Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 15: 22.
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 1 specimen in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 1 sample.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 17 - 17
  Temperature range (°C): 23.720 - 23.720
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.501 - 0.501
  Salinity (PPS): 36.080 - 36.080
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.807 - 4.807
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.100 - 0.100
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.805 - 0.805
 
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Depth range based on 22 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 13 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0.5 - 88.2
  Temperature range (°C): 19.671 - 26.823
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.501 - 6.698
  Salinity (PPS): 35.982 - 36.405
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.888 - 4.813
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.076 - 0.423
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.805 - 2.933

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0.5 - 88.2

Temperature range (°C): 19.671 - 26.823

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.501 - 6.698

Salinity (PPS): 35.982 - 36.405

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.888 - 4.813

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.076 - 0.423

Silicate (umol/l): 0.805 - 2.933
 
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Associations

Known prey organisms

  • Christian RR, Luczkovich JJ (1999) Organizing and understanding a winter’s seagrass foodweb network through effective trophic levels. Ecol Model 117:99–124
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Known predators

Marginella aureocincta (Predatory gastropods) is prey of:
Urophycis floridana
Prionotus scitulus
Prionotus tribulus
sediment POC

Based on studies in:
USA: Florida (Estuarine)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Christian RR, Luczkovich JJ (1999) Organizing and understanding a winter’s seagrass foodweb network through effective trophic levels. Ecol Model 117:99–124
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Wikipedia

Dentimargo aureocinctus

Dentimargo aureocinctus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Marginellidae, the margin snails.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Dentimargo aureocinctus (Stearns, 1872).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 24 April 2010.
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