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Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number 4981
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Expedition Northwestern Pacific Expedition
Year Collected 1906
Collecting Date Start 19 Sep 1906
Collecting Date End 19 Sep 1906
Collecting Depth From 390 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 406 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes 406-390 (Fathoms)
Water Depth Notes  
Time From 7:51 AM
Time To 8:37 AM
Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf Sea of Japan
Country Japan
State Hokkaido
Locality Precise Hokkaido Island, Benkei Misaki
Collecting Gear Standardized Lucas sounding machine; 9 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Collecting Gear Notes  
Chart Designation British Admiralty 3438 published Oct 1904
Latitude Centroid 42 58 15 N
Longitude Centroid 140 09 10 E
Source Of Centroid Lat Long  
Sediment Type green mud
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: From Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan, To Otaru, Hokkaido, Japan, Via, Benkei Mizaki Lt., S. 9d E., 8.8 Miles.;
General Station Notes