Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Linckia bullisi Moore, 1960
Catalog Number: USNM E8120
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1958
Locality: East Of Orinoco River, Venezuela, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 71 to 91
Vessel: Oregon R/V
  • Holotype: Moore. 1960. Bull. Mar. Sci. Gulf Caribb. 10(4): 414-416, fig.1.
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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 23 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 15 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 38 - 370
  Temperature range (°C): 14.314 - 25.932
  Nitrate (umol/L): 1.386 - 15.378
  Salinity (PPS): 36.004 - 36.557
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.430 - 4.588
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.134 - 0.926
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.551 - 7.502

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 38 - 370

Temperature range (°C): 14.314 - 25.932

Nitrate (umol/L): 1.386 - 15.378

Salinity (PPS): 36.004 - 36.557

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.430 - 4.588

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.134 - 0.926

Silicate (umol/l): 1.551 - 7.502
 
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