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Item Type:Video
Date:04 December 2005
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca (Molluscs) > Class Cephalopoda (Octopus & Squids) > Subclass Nautiloidea (Nautilus) > Order Nautilida
Species:Nautilus sp
Behaviour:Grasping with tentacles, Attached
Site:Southern > Southern Ocean > Otway Basin Australia
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):130
Latitude:38 deg 50' 00" S
Longitude:141 deg 00' 00" E
Countries:Australia > South Australia
Habitat:Tropical Muddy Sand
Rig:Jack Bates Laggan
Project Partners:Total, Transocean, Subsea 7
ROV:Clansman 2
Deposited By:Rob Curry
Deposited On:13 March 2007

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