Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Advanced Search

Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number 5685
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Expedition Lower California Cruise
Year Collected 1911
Collecting Date Start 22 Apr 1911
Collecting Date End 22 Apr 1911
Collecting Depth From 645 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 645 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes  
Water Depth Notes  
Time From 8:08 AM
Time To 10:26 AM
Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf  
Country Mexico
State Baja California
Locality Precise Uncle Sam Bank
Collecting Gear Standardized Multiple gears used, see GEAR NOTES
Collecting Gear Notes Lucas sounding machine and Sigsbee sounding rod and Sigsbee water bottle and Negretti and Zambra reversing thermometer and Tanner reversing thermometer case and 12 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Chart Designation U.S. Hydrographic Office 1493
Latitude Centroid 25 42 45 N
Longitude Centroid 113 38 30 W
Source Of Centroid Lat Long  
Sediment Type black sand and coral
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: West Coast, Lower California., S. Of Abreojos Pt.; Sigs. Bot. Failed To Work. Nz#108018, Replacing #104914, Did Not
General Station Notes