Cirrate Octopus

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Cirrate Octopus swimming in the water column.

Item Type:Video
Title:Cirrate Octopus
Creator(s):Bright, John
Identification:Curry, Rob
Date:05 August 2008
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca (Molluscs) > Class Cephalopoda (Octopus & Squids) > Octopoda (Octopus) > Cirroteuthiidae (Cirrate Octopus)
Species:Cirrate Octopus
Behaviour:Swimming in the water column.
Site:Atlantic > South Atlantic > Brazil
Regions > South America > Brazil
Site Description:Midwater
Depth (m):1806m
Latitude:21 deg 57' 00" S
Longitude:39 deg 46' 00" W
Countries:Sites > Atlantic > South Atlantic > Brazil
South America > Brazil
Rig:Sedco 707
Project Partners:Transocean, Perry Slingsby, Petrobras
ROV:Triton XL44
Notes:Sent on disc by surface mail.
Deposited By:Mr Rob Curry
Deposited On:19 January 2009

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