Porania cushion star

Porania cushion star
Item Type:Image
Title:Porania cushion star
Copyright:Serpent Project
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Asteroidea (Sea Stars) > Order Spinulosida (Sea stars) > Family Poraniidae (Sea stars)
Species:Porania pulvillus
Behaviour:Group resting on rock and sponge
Site:Atlantic > North Sea > West of Shetland > Schiehallion
North Sea > West of Shetland > Schiehallion
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):450
Latitude:60 deg 20' 03" N
Longitude:4 deg 05' 56" W
Northing:6689160
Easting:439321
UTM Zone:30
Countries:UK > West of Shetland
Habitat:Temperate Gravel & Sand
Rig:Regalia
Project Partners:Transocean, Subsea 7, BP
ROV:Centurion 30
Deposited By:Rob Curry
Deposited On:13 March 2007

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