Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Aplysina fragilis Wilson, 1902
Catalog Number: USNM 7702
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol); Slide
Year Collected: 1899
Locality: Humacao, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 18 to 18
Vessel: Fish Hawk R/V
  • Holotype: Wilson. 1902. Bull. U.S. Fish. Commn. 20(2): 408-409.
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Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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Ecology

Habitat

Known from seamounts and knolls
  • Stocks, K. 2009. Seamounts Online: an online information system for seamount biology. Version 2009-1. World Wide Web electronic publication.
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Source: World Register of Marine Species

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Depth range based on 8 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 5 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 3 - 270
  Temperature range (°C): 16.213 - 27.399
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.201 - 5.244
  Salinity (PPS): 35.655 - 37.170
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.563 - 4.826
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.104 - 0.504
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.725 - 3.450

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 3 - 270

Temperature range (°C): 16.213 - 27.399

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.201 - 5.244

Salinity (PPS): 35.655 - 37.170

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.563 - 4.826

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.104 - 0.504

Silicate (umol/l): 1.725 - 3.450
 
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Barcode data: Aplysina fulva

The following is a representative barcode sequence, the centroid of all available sequences for this species.


No available public DNA sequences.

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Source: Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD)

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Statistics of barcoding coverage: Aplysina fulva

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 2
Specimens with Barcodes: 2
Species With Barcodes: 1
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