This individual is carrying juveniles. It is a nymphonid pycnogonid, possibly Boreonymphon sp. or Nymphon sp. It is not possible to confirm the identification without observing the chela and palp.
|Identification:||Bamber, Dr. Roger|
|Date:||17 July 2007|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) > Class Pycnogonida (Sea Spiders) > Order Pantopoda (Sea spiders)|
|Behaviour:||On the seabed, carrying juveniles|
|Site:||Atlantic > North Sea > West of Shetland > Rosebank|
North Sea > West of Shetland > Rosebank
|Latitude:||60 deg 59' 33" N|
|Longitude:||3 deg 49' 49" E|
|Project Partners:||Chevron, Subsea 7, Transocean|
|ROV:||Centurion 05 HD (work class)|
|Deposited By:||Dr Andrew Gates|
|Deposited On:||17 July 2007|
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