Crossaster papposus

Crossaster papposus


Starfish Crossaster papposus on seafloor

Item Type:Image
Title:Crossaster papposus
Creator(s):Jones, D.
Identification:Jones, D.
Date:30 January 2007
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Asteroidea (Sea Stars)
Species:Crossaster papposus
Behaviour:Individual sitting on the seafloor with the tips of the arms raised slightly
Site:Atlantic > North Sea > West of Shetland > Laggan
North Sea > West of Shetland > Laggan
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):86
Latitude:60 deg 32' 48" N
Longitude:1 deg 13' 44" E
UTM Zone:30
Countries:UK > West of Shetland
Substratum:Gravel, pebbles and shell
Rig:Fugro Mercator
Project Partners:Total
ROV:Seaeye Tiger
Keywords:Starfish Croassater papposus Laggan Benthic Atlantic West of Shetland
Deposited By:Miss Moira MacLean
Deposited On:19 October 2010

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