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

Marginella aureocincta (Predatory gastropods) preys on:
Brachiodontes exustus
Bivalvia
Crepidula fornicata
Crepidula convexa
Argopecten irradians
Chione cancellata
Acteon punctostriatus
Cadulus carolinesis
Swartziella catesbyana
Acetocina candei
Truncatella pulchella
Nassarius vibex
Olivella mutica
Haminoea succinea
Mangelia plicosa
Paralichthyes albigutta
Strongylura marina
Urophycis floridana
Prionotus scitulus
Prionotus tribulus
Anchoa mitchilli
Menidia beryllina
Leiostomus xanthurus
Laridae
Cyprinodon variegatus
Anatidae
Fundulus confluentus
Fundulus similis
Adinia xenica

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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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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