A holothurian on the seabed. This resembles Mesothuria sp. Note the foreign particles that the animal has placed over its body. The items on the body seem to be, shells, items of terrestrial plant material and foraminifera.
|Date:||26 November 2016|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Holothuroidea (Sea Cucumbers) > Order Aspidochirotida (Holothurians with feet)|
|Site:||Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa > Kitatange-1|
|Latitude:||9 deg 35' 00" S|
|Longitude:||40 deg 20' 00" E|
|Countries:||East Africa > Tanzania|
|Rig:||Noble Globetrotter II|
|Project Partners:||BG Group, Oceaneering|
|Keywords:||meothuria, sea cucumber, holothurian|
|Deposited By:||Dr Andrew Gates|
|Deposited On:||03 March 2017|
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