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New Zealand Pyre Seamount, Graveyard seamount complex

New Zealand Pyre Seamount, Graveyard seamount complex
Description: RV Tangaroa station TAN0604/73 (1047-1160 m). Deepsea coral (primarily Solenosmilia variabilis), Stylasteridae (Calyptopora reticulata), comatulid crinoids and an Orange Roughy (Hoplostethus atlanticus).
Collected using the Deep-Towed Imaging System (DTIS) of the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), New Zealand
Author: Schnabel, Kareen ()
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WoRMS taxa
Hoplostethus atlanticus Collett, 1889Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
Solenosmilia variabilis Duncan, 1873Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
Calyptopora reticulata Boschma, 1968Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor

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