Overview

Distribution

Gulf of St. Lawrence to off North Carolina
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Ecology

Habitat

bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary
  • North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Depth range based on 553 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 330 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 2085
  Temperature range (°C): 3.364 - 12.941
  Nitrate (umol/L): 2.761 - 23.955
  Salinity (PPS): 32.163 - 35.701
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.415 - 6.849
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.501 - 1.571
  Silicate (umol/l): 2.387 - 16.914

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 2085

Temperature range (°C): 3.364 - 12.941

Nitrate (umol/L): 2.761 - 23.955

Salinity (PPS): 32.163 - 35.701

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.415 - 6.849

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.501 - 1.571

Silicate (umol/l): 2.387 - 16.914
 
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Wikipedia

Colus pygmaeus

Colus pygmaeus, common name the pygmy whelk, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Buccinidae, the true whelks.[1]

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Description

Distribution

References

  1. ^ Colus pygmaeus (Gould, 1841).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
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