HMS Challenger
Home  /  Umbellula carpenteri (Umbellula/Umbellulidae/Pennatulacea/Anthozoa/Cnidaria/Animalia)

sea pen

NHMUK-1881.2.11.25

Holding institution:

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Umbellula carpenteri

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

4 June 1875 - 4 June 1875

Form:

wet

Station:

235

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Pennatulacea

Family:

Umbellulidae

Genus:

Umbellula Gray, 1870

Species:

Umbellula carpenteri

Station/Area Information

Station:

235

Date collected:

04/06/1875

Area:

Off Nagoya, South of Japan

Water body:

Northwest Pacific Ocean

FAO:

61

Decimal Latitude:

34.12

Decimal Longitude:

138.00

Surface Temperature:

73°F

Bottom Temperature:

38.1°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Green mud

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02753

Temperature at 25 fathoms:

71.2°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

66.4°F

Temperature at 75 fathoms:

63.5°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

60.5°F

Temperature at 125 fathoms:

57.7°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

54.7°F

Temperature at 175 fathoms:

51.5°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

48°F

  • image nhmuk-1881-2-11-25-1
  • image NHMUK-1881-2-11-25-1-shot1
nhmuk-1881-2-11-25-1 NHMUK-1881-2-11-25-1-shot1