Hydroid colony in the North Sea

Hydroid colony in the North Sea


Hydroid colony living on a riser at the Heather Alpha platform in the North Sea

Item Type:Image
Title:Hydroid colony in the North Sea
Identification:Guerin, Andrew
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cnidaria (Cnidarians) > Hydrozoa (Polyps, Medusas) > Hydroida > Tubulariidae
Species:Tubularia indivisa
Behaviour:Living on riser
Site:Atlantic > North Sea
North Sea
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):100
Countries:UK > North Sea
Substratum:Riser pipe
Rig:Heather Alpha
Project Partners:Rovtech, Lundin Petroleum, iicorr
Keywords:Hydroid, rig, riser, colony
Deposited By:Rob Curry
Deposited On:24 May 2007

Repository Staff Only: edit this item


In any downloading or consulting of the data from this website, the visitor acknowledges that he/she agrees to the following:
If data are extracted from this website for secondary analysis resulting in publication, the website should be cited as follows:

Jones, D.O.B., Gates, A.R., Curry, R.A., Thomson, M., Pile, A., Benfield, M. (Eds) (2009). SERPENT project. Media database archive. Available online at accessed on

If any data constitutes a substantial proportion of the records used in secondary analysis, the authors/managers of the database should be contacted. In any case, there are additional data which may prove valuable to such analyses.

SERPENT Image and Video Archive is running on GNU EPrints repository-creating software, which generates eprints repositories that are compliant with the Open Archives Protocol for Metadata Harvesting OAI 1.1 and 2.0.

The GNU EPrints repository-creating software is available for free at http://software.eprints.org/.

More information is available about the repository.