Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Tanystylum duospinum Hilton
Catalog Number: USNM 81531
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): Pacific Biological Laboratory, California
Year Collected: 1930
Locality: Monterey Bay, Pacific Grove, In Algae, California, United States, North Pacific Ocean
  • Holotype: 1939. Pomona Coll. J. Ent. Zool. 31(2): 33.
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Paratype for Tanystylum mexicanum Child
Catalog Number: USNM 170651
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: female;
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1934
Locality: Santa Maria Bay, Baja California, Mexico, Gulf of California, North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 18 to 18
Vessel: Velero III R/V
  • Paratype:
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Paratype for Tanystylum mexicanum Child
Catalog Number: USNM 170652
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Sex/Stage: ; juvenile
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1934
Locality: Petatlan Bay, S + W Of Islas Blancas, Guerrero, Mexico, North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 46 to 46
Vessel: Velero III R/V
  • Paratype:
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Ecology

Habitat

coastal
  • UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms
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Source: World Register of Marine Species

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Depth range based on 12 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 8 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 46
  Temperature range (°C): 20.376 - 23.720
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.264 - 0.501
  Salinity (PPS): 34.244 - 36.080
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.807 - 5.018
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.100 - 0.397
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.805 - 3.341

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 46

Temperature range (°C): 20.376 - 23.720

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.264 - 0.501

Salinity (PPS): 34.244 - 36.080

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.807 - 5.018

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.100 - 0.397

Silicate (umol/l): 0.805 - 3.341
 
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