HMS Challenger
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Fish

NHMUK-1879.5.14.672-673

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Scientific name:

Scopelus sp

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

12 April 1876 - 12 April 1876

Form:

Fluid

Station:

351

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Myctophiformes

Family:

Myctophidae

Genus:

Scopelus

Species:

Scopelus sp

Station/Area Information

Station:

351

Date collected:

12/04/1876

Area:

Off coast of Guinea

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

34

Decimal Latitude:

9.15

Decimal Longitude:

-16.68

Surface Temperature:

81.8°F

Temperature at 10 fathoms:

79.8°F

Temperature at 20 fathoms:

66°F

Temperature at 30 fathoms:

62.1°F

Temperature at 40 fathoms:

60.7°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

59.8°F

Temperature at 60 fathoms:

59.1°F

Temperature at 70 fathoms:

58.2°F

Temperature at 80 fathoms:

57.4°F

Temperature at 90 fathoms:

56.5°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

55.8°F

Temperature at 110 fathoms:

55°F

Temperature at 120 fathoms:

54.2°F

Temperature at 130 fathoms:

53.4°F

Temperature at 140 fathoms:

52.6°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

51.8°F

Temperature at 160 fathoms:

51°F

Temperature at 170 fathoms:

50.2°F

Temperature at 180 fathoms:

49.4°F

Temperature at 190 fathoms:

48.7°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

48°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

44.5°F

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