Bivalvia sp.

Bivalvia sp.


Operational Taxonomic Unit (OTU): Bivalvia sp. D. Shell slightly asymmetrical. Approximately 1.5 mm across.

Item Type:Image
Title:Bivalvia sp.
Creator(s):Kröger, Kerstin
Identification:Kröger, Kerstin
Date:December 2010
Copyright:SERPENT project
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca (Molluscs) > Class Bivalvia (Bivalves)
Species:Bivalvia sp.
Behaviour:suspension and/or deposit feeder
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 fine sediment with high silt content
Rig:Aker Barents
Project Partners:Shell, Aker Drilling, Oceaneering
ROV:Magnum 142
Keywords:Atlantic Norway Dalsnuten macrofauna sediment bivalvia
Deposited By:Dr K Kroeger
Deposited On:27 June 2011

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