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Hydrozoan

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Scientific name:

Diphyes

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

13 March 1876 - 13 March 1876

Station:

333

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Hydrozoa

Order:

Siphonophora

Family:

Diphyidae

Genus:

Diphyes

Station/Area Information

Station:

333

Date collected:

13/03/1876

Area:

Mid Atlantic Ridge

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Decimal Latitude:

-35.60

Decimal Longitude:

-21.20

Surface Temperature:

67°F

Bottom Temperature:

35.3°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Globigerina ooze

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.0279

Temperature at 25 fathoms:

62.2°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

57.2°F

Temperature at 75 fathoms:

55.2°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

55°F

Temperature at 125 fathoms:

54.2°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

52°F

Temperature at 175 fathoms:

49.3°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

46.5°F

Temperature at 225 fathoms:

45°F

Temperature at 250 fathoms:

43.8°F

Temperature at 275 fathoms:

42.7°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

42°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

39.9°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

38.4°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

37.6°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

37.3°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

37.3°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

37.3°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

37.3°F

Temperature at 1450 fathoms:

37.3°F

Temperature at 1650 fathoms:

37.3°F

Temperature at 1850 fathoms:

37.3°F

Temperature at 2025 fathoms:

35.4°F

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