Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Calliostoma hilare Quinn, 1992
Catalog Number: USNM 860249
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Locality: off NW tip of Little Bahama Bank, Bahamas, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 242 to 242
Vessel: Pillsbury R/V
  • Holotype: Quinn, J. F. 1992. The Nautilus. 106(3): 78-79.
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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): 242 - 242
  Temperature range (°C): 17.328 - 17.328
  Nitrate (umol/L): 7.955 - 7.955
  Salinity (PPS): 36.351 - 36.351
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.987 - 3.987
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.630 - 0.630
  Silicate (umol/l): 5.346 - 5.346
 
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