Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Narcissia ahearnae Pawson, 2007
Catalog Number: USNM E9736
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Year Collected: 1961
Locality: Cape Canaveral, Off Of, Florida, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 137 to 137
Vessel: Silver Bay R/V
  • Paratype: Pawson, D. L. 2007. Narcissia ahearnae, a new species of sea star from the Western Atlantic (Echinodermata: Asteroidea: Valvatida). Zootaxa. 1386: 53-58.
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Paratype for Narcissia ahearnae Pawson, 2007
Catalog Number: USNM E12440
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): S. Abbott
Locality: Andros Island, Goat Cay, Bahamas, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 52 to 52
  • Paratype: Pawson, D. L. 2007. Narcissia ahearnae, a new species of sea star from the Western Atlantic (Echinodermata: Asteroidea: Valvatida). Zootaxa. 1386: 53-58.
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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): 137 - 137
  Temperature range (°C): 22.581 - 22.581
  Nitrate (umol/L): 1.567 - 1.567
  Salinity (PPS): 36.585 - 36.585
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.521 - 4.521
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.172 - 0.172
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.830 - 1.830
 
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