Swimming sea cucumber
A swimming sea cucumber (Holothurian) seen 5 m above the seabed at Zafarani. Most likely Enypniastes exima.
|Title:||Swimming sea cucumber|
|Date:||16 January 2012|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Holothuroidea (Sea Cucumbers) > Order Elasipodida (Deep sea cucumbers) > Pelagoguthriidae (Swimming sea cucumbers)|
|Site:||Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa > Zafarani|
|Countries:||East Africa > Tanzania|
|Habitat:||Benthic boundary zone|
|Rig:||Ocean Rig Poseidon|
|Project Partners:||Statoil, Oceaneering|
|ROV:||Millenium 93 and 73|
|Keywords:||holothurian enypniastes Tanzania Indian Ocean Zafarani|
|Deposited By:||Dr Andrew Gates|
|Deposited On:||19 April 2012|
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