Arctic Skate - Amblyraja hyperborea

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Arctic Skate - Amblyraja hyperborea


An An Arctic Skate swimming above the sea floor. Photo name Midnatsol Ray.jpg. Samuel Iglésias thinks that it is Amblyraja hyperborea.

Item Type:Image
Title:Arctic Skate - Amblyraja hyperborea
Creator(s):Jones, Daniel
Identification:Iglésias, Samuel
Date:26 August 2007
Time:16.26 pm
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata (Chordates) > Class Chondrichthyes (Rays, Sharks & relatives) > Rajiformes (Rays, skates & sawfishes) > Rajidae (Rays & skates)
Species:Amblyraja hyperborea
Behaviour:Swimming above the sea floor.
Site:Atlantic > Norwegian > Midnattsol
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):928
Latitude:64 deg 00' 59" N
Longitude:5 deg 16' 44" E
Countries:Norway > Norwegian Sector
Substratum:Mud and gravel
Rig:Transocean Leader
Project Partners:StatoilHydro, Oceaneering, Transocean
ROV:Magnum 018 (work class)
Keywords:Arctic Skate, verified
Deposited By:Mr Rob Curry
Deposited On:31 March 2009

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