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Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Cruise  
Station Number 4986
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 172 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 172 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes  
Water Depth Notes  
Time From 3:45 PM
Time To 4:22 PM
Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf Sea of Japan
Bay  
Country Japan
State Hokkaido
County  
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 43 01 40 N
Longitude Centroid 140 22 40 E
Source Of Centroid Lat Long  
Sediment Type fine black sand and black mud
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Substrate  
Habitat  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: From Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan, To Otaru, Hokkaido, Japan, Via, Benkei Mizaki Lt., N. 35d E., 15 Miles.; Stopped Heaving In For 1 Minute.
General Station Notes