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Sea butterfly

NHMUK-1889.11.14.323-330

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Scientific name:

Cavolinia quadridentata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

3 May 1876 - 3 May 1876

Form:

Fluid

Station:

353

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Thecosomata

Family:

Cavoliniidae

Genus:

Cavolinia

Species:

Cavolinia quadridentata (Lesueur, 1821)

Station/Area Information

Station:

353

Date collected:

03/05/1876

Area:

Mid Atlantic

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

34

Depth (Fathoms):

2965 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

26.35

Decimal Longitude:

-33.62

Surface Temperature:

70.7°F

Bottom Temperature:

37.6°F

Sediment sample:

Red clay

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02909

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02622

Temperature at 10 fathoms:

69.7°F

Temperature at 20 fathoms:

69°F

Temperature at 30 fathoms:

68.2°F

Temperature at 40 fathoms:

67.6°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

67.1°F

Temperature at 60 fathoms:

66.5°F

Temperature at 70 fathoms:

66°F

Temperature at 80 fathoms:

65.4°F

Temperature at 90 fathoms:

64.9°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

64.3°F

Temperature at 110 fathoms:

63.8°F

Temperature at 120 fathoms:

63.2°F

Temperature at 130 fathoms:

62.7°F

Temperature at 140 fathoms:

62.1°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

61.6°F

Temperature at 160 fathoms:

61°F

Temperature at 170 fathoms:

60.5°F

Temperature at 180 fathoms:

59.9°F

Temperature at 190 fathoms:

59.4°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

58.8°F

Temperature at 225 fathoms:

57.4°F

Temperature at 250 fathoms:

56.1°F

Temperature at 275 fathoms:

55°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

53.9°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

49.5°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

46.3°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

43.5°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

41.5°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

40.3°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

39.7°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

39.2°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

38.8°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

38.5°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

38.2°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

37.9°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

37.6°F

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