HMS Challenger
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Fish

NHMUK-1879.5.14.671

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Scientific name:

Thyrsites

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 April 1875 - 1 April 1875

Form:

Fluid

Station:

229

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Perciformes

Family:

Gempylidae

Genus:

Thyrsites

Station/Area Information

Station:

229

Date collected:

01/04/1875

Area:

North-west of Mariana Islands

Water body:

Northwest Pacific Ocean

FAO:

61

Decimal Latitude:

22.02

Decimal Longitude:

140.45

Surface Temperature:

78.5°F

Bottom Temperature:

35.5°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Red clay

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02341

Temperature at 25 fathoms:

75.7°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

73.3°F

Temperature at 75 fathoms:

71°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

69°F

Temperature at 125 fathoms:

66.9°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

64.8°F

Temperature at 175 fathoms:

62.5°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

60.4°F

Temperature at 225 fathoms:

58.3°F

Temperature at 250 fathoms:

56.2°F

Temperature at 275 fathoms:

54.1°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

52°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

44.2°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

40.3°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

38.5°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

37.7°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

37.2°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

36.7°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

36.3°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

36.3°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

35.8°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

35.3°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

35.2°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

35.2°F

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