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Macquarie Ridge, TAN0803/64

Macquarie Ridge, TAN0803/64
Description: RV Tangaroa, station TAN0803/64, Seamount 6, Macquarie Ridge, 96-135 m.
Volcanic substrate with anemones (Bolocera kerguelensis), stylasterids (Errina sp.), ophiuroids (Ophiacantha otagoensis) among others.
Image taken by the National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research (NIWA) Deep-Towed Imaging System (DTIS).

Author: NIWA/ DTIS seabed image ()
JPG file - 4.47 MB - 3888 x 2592 pixels  [more]
added on 2010-11-09 - 606 views
WoRMS taxa
Errina Gray, 1835Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
Ophiacantha abyssicola otagoensis Fell, 1958 accepted as Ophiacantha otagoensis Fell, 1958Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
Bolocera kerguelensis Studer, 1879Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor
Citation: WoRMS Photo Gallery / NIWA/ DTIS seabed image, 2010

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