Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 1711 specimens in 6 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 402 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 243
  Temperature range (°C): 5.381 - 25.997
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.286 - 17.036
  Salinity (PPS): 32.419 - 36.323
  Oxygen (ml/l): 3.350 - 6.535
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.092 - 1.316
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.756 - 17.288

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 243

Temperature range (°C): 5.381 - 25.997

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.286 - 17.036

Salinity (PPS): 32.419 - 36.323

Oxygen (ml/l): 3.350 - 6.535

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.092 - 1.316

Silicate (umol/l): 0.756 - 17.288
 
Note: this information has not been validated. Check this *note*. Your feedback is most welcome.

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Associations

Known predators

Brevoortia is prey of:
Roccus
Cynoscion

Based on studies in:
USA: North Carolina, Pamlico (Estuarine)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • B. J. Copeland, K. R. Tenore, D. B. Horton, Oligohaline regime. In: Coastal Ecological Systems of the United States, H. T. Odum, B. J. Copeland, E. A. McMahan, Eds. (Conservation Foundation, Washington, DC, 1974) 2:315-357, from p. 318.
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© SPIRE project

Source: SPIRE

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Known prey organisms

Brevoortia preys on:
detritus
phytoplankton
Acartia tonsa

Based on studies in:
USA: Rhode Island (Marine)
USA: North Carolina, Pamlico (Estuarine)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • B. J. Copeland, K. R. Tenore, D. B. Horton, Oligohaline regime. In: Coastal Ecological Systems of the United States, H. T. Odum, B. J. Copeland, E. A. McMahan, Eds. (Conservation Foundation, Washington, DC, 1974) 2:315-357, from p. 318.
  • S. W. Nixon and C. A. Oviatt, Ecology of a New England salt marsh, Ecol. Monogr. 43:463-498, from p. 491 (1973).
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© SPIRE project

Source: SPIRE

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats
Specimen Records:467
Specimens with Sequences:465
Specimens with Barcodes:66
Species:6
Species With Barcodes:6
Public Records:408
Public Species:5
Public BINs:2
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© Barcode of Life Data Systems

Source: Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD)

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Barcode data

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© Barcode of Life Data Systems

Source: Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD)

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!