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Ecology

glues sand grains to itself
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Distribution

Greenland to Maine, including Cobscook Bay; Alaska to Vancouver, British Columbia
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Ecology

Habitat

bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Depth range based on 265 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 117 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 1 - 426
  Temperature range (°C): -1.665 - 15.532
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.877 - 14.406
  Salinity (PPS): 23.803 - 35.261
  Oxygen (ml/l): 5.374 - 8.971
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.057 - 1.331
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.061 - 33.736

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 1 - 426

Temperature range (°C): -1.665 - 15.532

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.877 - 14.406

Salinity (PPS): 23.803 - 35.261

Oxygen (ml/l): 5.374 - 8.971

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.057 - 1.331

Silicate (umol/l): 1.061 - 33.736
 
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