Sea Cucumber

Sea Cucumber


A Sea Cucumber swimming in the water column near subsea structure.

Item Type:Image
Title:Sea Cucumber
Creator(s):Curry, Rob
Date:17 June 2007
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata (Echinoderms) > Class Holothuroidea (Sea Cucumbers) > Order Elasipodida (Deep sea cucumbers) > Pelagoguthriidae (Swimming sea cucumbers)
Species:Peniagone sp
Behaviour:Swimming in the water column near subsea structure.
Site:Atlantic > Central Atlantic > Ghana > Hyedua field
Regions > West Africa > Ghana > Hyedua field
Site Description:Midwater
Depth (m):1318.2m
Countries:Sites > Atlantic > Central Atlantic > Ghana > Hyedua field
West Africa > Ghana > Hyedua field
Rig:Belford Dolphin
Project Partners:Andarko, Subsea7, Dolphin Drilling
ROV:Hercules 7
Keywords:Swimming Sea Cucumber
Deposited By:Mr Rob Curry
Deposited On:31 March 2009

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

More information is available about the repository.