Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Travisia brevis Moore, 1923
Catalog Number: USNM 17390
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1904
Locality: Monterey Bay, California, United States, North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 91 to 104
Vessel: Albatross R/V
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Paratype for Travisia brevis Moore, 1923
Catalog Number: USNM 17391
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1904
Locality: Vicinity Of San Diego, California, United States, North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 201 to 201
Vessel: Albatross R/V
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Holotype for Travisia brevis Moore, 1923
Catalog Number: USNM 17439
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1904
Locality: Vicinity Of San Diego, Off Point Loma Lighthouse, California, United States, North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 113 to 335
Vessel: Albatross R/V
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 82 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 17 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 40 - 805
  Temperature range (°C): 3.730 - 9.072
  Nitrate (umol/L): 16.027 - 44.249
  Salinity (PPS): 32.853 - 34.265
  Oxygen (ml/l): 0.434 - 4.703
  Phosphate (umol/l): 1.564 - 3.205
  Silicate (umol/l): 23.500 - 122.238

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 40 - 805

Temperature range (°C): 3.730 - 9.072

Nitrate (umol/L): 16.027 - 44.249

Salinity (PPS): 32.853 - 34.265

Oxygen (ml/l): 0.434 - 4.703

Phosphate (umol/l): 1.564 - 3.205

Silicate (umol/l): 23.500 - 122.238
 
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