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Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number 3687
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Year Collected 1899
Collecting Date Start 5 Oct 1899
Collecting Date End 5 Oct 1899
Collecting Depth From 725 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 725 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes  
Water Depth Notes  
Time From  
Time To  
Ocean South Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf  
Country French Polynesia
Locality Precise Society Islands, Tahiti, Point Venus
Collecting Gear Standardized Trawl - Tanner Beam, 8 ft
Collecting Gear Notes  
Chart Designation  
Latitude Centroid 17 28 00 S
Longitude Centroid 149 29 00 W
Source Of Centroid Lat Long Centroid of VĂ©nus, Pointe (Point Venus), Getty Thesaurus of Names
Sediment Type Ful. Volcanic stone and yellow mud
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: San Francisco To Marquesas., Off Pt. Venus, Tahiti Island, S. 82d, E. 4.8 M.;
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