Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Ctenoides miamiensis Mikkelsen & Bieler, 2003
Catalog Number: USNM 429390
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): P. Bartsch
Year Collected: 1933
Locality: Samana Bay, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 30.2 to 30.2
Vessel: Caroline R/V
  • Paratype: Mikkelsen, P. M. & Bieler, R. 2003. Systematic revision of the western Atlantic file clams, Lima and Ctenoides (Bivalvia: Limoida: Limidae). Invertebrate Systematics. 17: 667-710.
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 60 specimens in 17 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 20 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 27 - 501
  Temperature range (°C): 15.779 - 26.525
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.699 - 9.182
  Salinity (PPS): 35.095 - 36.784
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.594 - 4.700
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.093 - 0.497
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.869 - 5.353

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 27 - 501

Temperature range (°C): 15.779 - 26.525

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.699 - 9.182

Salinity (PPS): 35.095 - 36.784

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.594 - 4.700

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.093 - 0.497

Silicate (umol/l): 0.869 - 5.353
 
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats
Specimen Records: 17
Species: 2
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