Large ball like structure of Sea spiders Pycnogonids, unable to identify species from the image, there is also a Colossendeis proboscidea with a nymphoid pycnogonid on it.
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) > Class Pycnogonida (Sea Spiders) > Order Pantopoda (Sea spiders), Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) > Class Pycnogonida (Sea Spiders) > Order Pantopoda (Sea spiders) > Family Colossendeidae (Sea spiders)|
|Behaviour:||Large, dense aggragation and one large individual carrying another|
|Site:||Atlantic > North Sea > West of Shetland > Rosebank|
North Sea > West of Shetland > Rosebank
|Latitude:||60 deg 59' 03" N|
|Longitude:||3 deg 49' 04" W|
|Countries:||UK > West of Shetland|
|Keywords:||West of Shetland Rosebank Benthic Atlantic Pycnogonids sea spiders Colossendeis proboscidea|
|Deposited By:||Miss Moira MacLean|
|Deposited On:||09 December 2010|
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