Physical Description

Type Information

Lectotype for Calliostoma apicinum Dall, 1881
Catalog Number: USNM 95013
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Locality: Barbados, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 183 to 183
Vessel: Blake R/V
  • Lectotype: Dall, W. H. 1881. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 9(2): 46.; Dall, W. H. 1881. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 9(2): 46.
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Paralectotype for Calliostoma apicinum Dall, 1881
Catalog Number: USNM 887342
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Locality: Barbados, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 183 to 183
Vessel: Blake R/V
  • Paralectotype: Dall, W. H. 1881. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 9(2): 46.; Dall, W. H. 1881. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 9(2): 46.
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 2 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 2 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 183 - 183
  Temperature range (°C): 17.630 - 17.630
  Nitrate (umol/L): 7.725 - 7.725
  Salinity (PPS): 36.338 - 36.338
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.515 - 3.515
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.618 - 0.618
  Silicate (umol/l): 3.471 - 3.471
 
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