Overview

Distribution

Range: 41°N to 35°S; 97°W to 34.9°W. Distribution: USA: Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Louisiana, Texas; Mexico; Mexico: Campeche State, Yucatan State, Quintana Roo; Colombia, Bermuda, Brazil; Brazil: Pernambuco, Alagoas, Bahia, Espirito Santo, Rio de Janeiro; Uruguay
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Source: World Register of Marine Species

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Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Epitonium (Nitidoscala) barbarinum Dall, 1919
Catalog Number: USNM 46229
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Locality: California, United States, North Pacific Ocean
  • Holotype: Proc. U.S. Natl. Mus. 56(2295): 341.
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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

Depth range based on 10 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 2 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 1 - 59
  Temperature range (°C): 23.505 - 24.678
  Nitrate (umol/L): 2.158 - 2.213
  Salinity (PPS): 36.674 - 36.886
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.763 - 4.794
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.148 - 0.286
  Silicate (umol/l): 2.083 - 3.306

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 1 - 59

Temperature range (°C): 23.505 - 24.678

Nitrate (umol/L): 2.158 - 2.213

Salinity (PPS): 36.674 - 36.886

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.763 - 4.794

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.148 - 0.286

Silicate (umol/l): 2.083 - 3.306
 
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