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Scientific name:

Umbellula durissima

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

3 June 1875 - 3 June 1875

Form:

wet

Type status:

holotype

Station:

234

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Pennatulacea

Family:

Umbellulidae

Genus:

Umbellula Gray, 1870

Species:

Umbellula durissima Kölliker, 1880

Station/Area Information

Station:

234

Date collected:

03/06/1875

Area:

Off Osaka, South of Japan

Water body:

Northwest Pacific Ocean

FAO:

61

Decimal Latitude:

32.52

Decimal Longitude:

135.65

Surface Temperature:

69.5°F

Bottom Temperature:

35.8°F

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.0241

Temperature at 25 fathoms:

66.8°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

63°F

Temperature at 75 fathoms:

60°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

57°F

Temperature at 125 fathoms:

54.3°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

52°F

Temperature at 175 fathoms:

49.7°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

48°F

Temperature at 225 fathoms:

46.2°F

Temperature at 250 fathoms:

44.9°F

Temperature at 275 fathoms:

43.5°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

42.2°F

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