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Cnidarian

NHMUK-1922.1.21.28

Holding institution:

Donor:

J C. Murray

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Odontocyathus coronatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 March 1873 - 26 March 1873

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

25

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Genus:

Odontocyathus

Species:

Odontocyathus coronatus

Station/Area Information

Station:

25

Date collected:

26/03/1873

Area:

N of Virgin Islands

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

31

Decimal Latitude:

19.68

Decimal Longitude:

-65.12

Surface Temperature:

76°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Red clay

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02458

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

68.8°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

61.5°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

54°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

47.4°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

41.5°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

40°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

39°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

38.7°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

38.7°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

38.5°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

38.3°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

38.1°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

37.9°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

37.7°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

37.5°F

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