Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Calliostoma argentum Quinn, 1992
Catalog Number: USNM 860263
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Locality: Arrowsmith Bank, Quintana Roo, Mexico, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 307 to 329
Vessel: Pillsbury R/V
  • Holotype: Quinn, J. F. 1992. The Nautilus. 106(3): 103-105.
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© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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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): 318 - 318
  Temperature range (°C): 15.856 - 15.856
  Nitrate (umol/L): 12.688 - 12.688
  Salinity (PPS): 36.104 - 36.104
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.478 - 3.478
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.700 - 0.700
  Silicate (umol/l): 3.895 - 3.895
 
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