Small spotted catshark/Lesser-spotted dogfish

Small spotted catshark/Lesser-spotted dogfishSmall spotted catshark/Lesser-spotted dogfishSmall spotted catshark/Lesser-spotted dogfishSmall spotted catshark/Lesser-spotted dogfish


A lesser-spotted dogfish close to the well head at Halifax

Item Type:Image
Title:Small spotted catshark/Lesser-spotted dogfish
Creator(s):Gates, AR
Date:04 March 2017
Copyright:SERPENT Project
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata (Chordates) > Class Chondrichthyes (Rays, Sharks & relatives) > Carcharhiniformes (Ground Sharks) > Scyliorhinidae (Cat sharks)
Species:Scyliorhinus canicula
Site:Atlantic > North Sea > West of Shetland > Halifax
North Sea > West of Shetland > Halifax
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):130
Countries:UK > West of Shetland
Rig:Transocean Spitsbergen
Project Partners:Hurricane Energy, Transocean, Oceaneering
ROV:Magnum 139
Keywords:Dogfish, Catshark
Deposited By:Dr Andrew Gates
Deposited On:09 March 2017

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