Sea cucumber (holothurian)
Sea cucumber (holothurian) on the seabed. Francisco Alonso Solis Marin says: I would say is not the genus Holothuria, it looks more like the genus Synallactes (Family Synallactidae) could be: Synallactes crucifera Perrier, 1898.
|Title:||Sea cucumber (holothurian)|
|Identification:||Solis Marin, Francisco|
|Date:||26 July 2007|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Holothuroidea (Sea Cucumbers) > Order Aspidochirotida (Holothurians with feet) > Family Synallactidae (Sea cucumbers)|
|Species:||Synallactes sp. ?|
|Behaviour:||Sea cucumber (holothurian) probably feeding on the seabed.|
|Site:||Atlantic > Venezuelan Basin|
|Latitude:||9 deg 44' 07" N|
|Longitude:||59 deg 44' 60" W|
|Countries:||South America > Venezuela|
|Rig:||Transocean Sovereign Explorer|
|Project Partners:||Statoil, Transocean, Subsea 7|
|ROV:||Centurion 38 HD|
|Keywords:||Stichopus sp., sea cucumber, holothurian, Orca|
|Deposited By:||Dr Daniel Jones|
|Deposited On:||08 February 2010|
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