Asterias rubens

Asterias rubens


General seabed view with Modiolus shells covering the area, starfish Asterias rubens found also

Item Type:Image
Title:Asterias rubens
Creator(s):Jones, D.
Identification:Jones, D.
Date:29 January 2007
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Asteroidea (Sea Stars), Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Asteroidea (Sea Stars) > Order Forcipulatida (Sea Stars) > Family Asteriidae (Sea stars)
Species:Asterias rubens
Site:Atlantic > North Sea > West of Shetland > Laggan
North Sea > West of Shetland > Laggan
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):41
Latitude:60 deg 27' 28" N
Longitude:1 deg 08' 23" E
UTM Zone:30
Countries:UK > West of Shetland
Substratum:Sand, gravel and shell material
Rig:Fugro Mercator
Project Partners:Total
ROV:Seaeye Tiger
Keywords:West of Shetland Laggan Atlantic Benthic Starfish Asterias rubens
Deposited By:Miss Moira MacLean
Deposited On:20 October 2010

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