Overview

Distribution

whole Atlantic coast
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Ecology

Habitat

upper and Glacial epipelagic region the Gulf and estuary
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Depth range based on 5 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 4 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 5
  Temperature range (°C): -1.685 - -1.023
  Nitrate (umol/L): 1.504 - 1.978
  Salinity (PPS): 29.780 - 32.360
  Oxygen (ml/l): 8.007 - 8.318
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.365 - 0.447
  Silicate (umol/l): 9.002 - 11.202

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 5

Temperature range (°C): -1.685 - -1.023

Nitrate (umol/L): 1.504 - 1.978

Salinity (PPS): 29.780 - 32.360

Oxygen (ml/l): 8.007 - 8.318

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.365 - 0.447

Silicate (umol/l): 9.002 - 11.202
 
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Life History and Behavior

Behavior

Diet

plankton feeder
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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