Echinoid from Mozambique (possibly Phormosoma placenta)

Echinoid from Mozambique (possibly Phormosoma placenta)


Echinoid on the seafloor. Resembles Phormosoma placenta

Item Type:Image
Title:Echinoid from Mozambique (possibly Phormosoma placenta)
Creator(s):Jones, D
Date:23 July 2012
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Echinoidea (Sea Urchins, heart urchins, sand dollars)
Behaviour:walking on seafloor
Site:Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):1158
Latitude:10 deg 37' 23" S
Longitude:40 deg 50' 49" E
Countries:East Africa > Mozambique
Rig:Belford Dolphin
Project Partners:Subsea 7
ROV:Subsea 7
Keywords:sea urchin
Deposited By:Dr Daniel Jones
Deposited On:10 August 2012

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