Overview

Distribution

Bay of Fundy to Cape Cod
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Source: World Register of Marine Species

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Ecology

Habitat

Found in brackish waters, in the littoral zone, prefers sand substrate.
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Depth range based on 11 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 7 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 2.4 - 200
  Temperature range (°C): 6.920 - 15.365
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.672 - 7.088
  Salinity (PPS): 32.735 - 39.006
  Oxygen (ml/l): 5.227 - 6.517
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.123 - 0.795
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.537 - 5.126

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 2.4 - 200

Temperature range (°C): 6.920 - 15.365

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.672 - 7.088

Salinity (PPS): 32.735 - 39.006

Oxygen (ml/l): 5.227 - 6.517

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.123 - 0.795

Silicate (umol/l): 1.537 - 5.126
 
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