Rhodichthys regina

Rhodichthys regina


Threadfin seasnail or Kongeringbuk in Norwegian. A benthic deep sea species distributed from the Laptev Sea via the Norwegian Sea as far as Greenland and Baffin Bay. It has been recorded from depth between 1394 m to 2365 m. Feeds on benthic crustaceans.

Item Type:Image
Title:Rhodichthys regina
Creator(s):MacLean, M
Identification:Kröger, K
Date:04 November 2010
Copyright:SERPENT project
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata (Chordates) > Class Actinopterygii (Ray finned Fish) > Scorpaeniformes (Scorpion fish & sculpins)
Species:Rhodichthys regina
Site:Atlantic > Norwegian > Dalsnuten
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):1452
Latitude:66 deg 34' 33" N
Longitude:3 deg 32' 46" E
Countries:Norway > Norwegian Sector
Substratum:Deep-sea mud
Rig:Aker Barents
Project Partners:Shell, Aker Drilling, Oceaneering
ROV:Magnum 142
Keywords:Atlantic Norway Dalsnuten Rhodichthys regina
Deposited By:Miss Moira MacLean
Deposited On:23 February 2011

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