Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Provanna goniata Waren & Bouchet, 1986
Catalog Number: USNM 842101
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry; Slide
Collector(s): A. Waren & P. Bouchet
Locality: Guaymas Basin, Sonora, Mexico, Gulf of California, North Pacific Ocean
Microhabitat: On a rock, at 'seeps' in the basin
Depth (m): 2020 to 2020
Vessel: Alvin DSR/V
  • Holotype: Waren, A. & Bouchet, P. 1986. Zoologica Scripta. 15(2): 158, 163, fig. 6.
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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

hydrothermal vents and seeps
  • Warén A. & Bouchet P. (2001). Gastropoda and Monoplacophora from hydrothermal vents and seeps new taxa and records. The Veliger, 44(2): 116-231
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Source: World Register of Marine Species

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Depth range based on 3 specimens in 1 taxon.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 2000 - 2020

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 2000 - 2020
 
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Wikipedia

Provanna goniata

Provanna goniata is a species of deep-sea sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Provannidae.[1]

Description[edit]

Distribution[edit]

This marine species occurs in East Pacific hydrothermal vents in the Guyamas Transform Ridge

References[edit]

  1. ^ Provanna goniata Warén & Bouchet, 1986.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 5 May 2010.
  • Warén A. & Bouchet P. (2001). Gastropoda and Monoplacophora from hydrothermal vents and seeps new taxa and records. The Veliger 44(2): 116-231
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