A Ctenophore observed during ROV operations at a SERPENT experimental station. It is certainly a Beroe and most likely Beroe abyssicola. Beroe IDs are a little tricky as the existing descriptions are less than perfect and there may be less - or different - species than there are names out there.
|Identification:||Mills, Claudia and Haddock, Steve|
|Date:||11 July 2007|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Ctenophora (Comb Jellies) > Nuda (Ctenophores without tentacles) > Beroidae, Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Ctenophora (Comb Jellies) > Nuda (Ctenophores without tentacles)|
|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:||06 February 2009|
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