Overview

Brief Summary

Fossil species

recent & fossil

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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 3311 specimens in 11 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 2425 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): -3 - 45627
  Temperature range (°C): -1.712 - 24.508
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.988 - 44.345
  Salinity (PPS): 28.234 - 36.430
  Oxygen (ml/l): 1.175 - 8.585
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.091 - 3.038
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.274 - 117.986

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): -3 - 45627

Temperature range (°C): -1.712 - 24.508

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.988 - 44.345

Salinity (PPS): 28.234 - 36.430

Oxygen (ml/l): 1.175 - 8.585

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.091 - 3.038

Silicate (umol/l): 1.274 - 117.986
 
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Associations

Known prey organisms

Strongylocentrotus preys on:
macroalgae

Based on studies in:
USA: Massachusetts, Cape Ann (Marine, Sublittoral)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • R. W. Dexter, The marine communities of a tidal inlet at Cape Ann, Massachusetts: a study in bio-ecology, Ecol. Monogr. 17:263-294, from p. 272 (1947).
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Known predators

Strongylocentrotus is prey of:
Myoxocephalus

Based on studies in:
USA: Massachusetts, Cape Ann (Marine, Sublittoral)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • R. W. Dexter, The marine communities of a tidal inlet at Cape Ann, Massachusetts: a study in bio-ecology, Ecol. Monogr. 17:263-294, from p. 272 (1947).
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

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Specimen Records:185Public Records:120
Specimens with Sequences:159Public Species:7
Specimens with Barcodes:159Public BINs:8
Species:7         
Species With Barcodes:7         
          
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Barcode data

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Locations of barcode samples

Collection Sites: world map showing specimen collection locations for Strongylocentrotus

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Wikipedia

Strongylocentrotus

Strongylocentrotus is a genus of sea urchins in the family Strongylocentrotidae containing several species.

Species

The World Register of Marine Species includes:[1]

References

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