A nudibranch seen within hydroids that were growing over an artificial structure at the seabed at 184 m depth. The structure had been in place for 12 months.

Item Type:Image
Creator(s):Gates, A.
Date:20 October 2011
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca (Molluscs) > Class Gastropoda (Gastropods)
Site:Atlantic > North Sea > West of Shetland > Whirlwind
North Sea > West of Shetland > Whirlwind
Depth (m):184
Latitude:60 deg 17' 01" N
Longitude:3 deg 50' 19" E
Countries:UK > West of Shetland
Habitat:Artificial structure
Substratum:Artificial structure covered with hydroids
Project Partners:Hurricane Exploration (HEX), Fugro
ROV:Super Spartan
Keywords:Nudibranch West of Shetland Whirlwind
Deposited By:Dr Andrew Gates
Deposited On:21 March 2012

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