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Table 1 Specimens of Bathochordaeus charon collected or observed

From: The first definitive record of the giant larvacean, Bathochordaeus charon, since its original description in 1900 and a range extension to the northeast Pacific Ocean

Date Dive # ROV Depth (m) Lat. Long. Location or Smithsonian acquisition #
24-Aug-2006 1024 Tiburon 293 46.15775 −124.790794 N/A
11-Jul-2007 3051 Ventana 236 36.692566 −122.0462 N/A
6-Aug-2007 1112 Tiburon 336 36.34012 −122.90101 MBARI
27-Jul-2009 54 Doc Ricketts 267 45.917487 −125.499868 N/A
29-Jul-2009 56 Doc Ricketts 233 45.151215 −125.91437 N/A
15-Mar-2010 3535 Ventana 255 36.748188 −122.10306 N/A
17-Mar-2010 3538 Ventana 135 36.69935 −122.05209 N/A
15-Apr-2010 146 Doc Ricketts 269 36.702025 −122.047983 N/A
18-Nov-2010 215 Doc Ricketts 286 36.747942 −122.104007 N/A
30-Mar-2011 3614 Ventana 297 36.750654 −122.103026 N/A
31-Mar-2011 3616 Ventana 281 36.732031 −122.040878 N/A
20-Sep-2011 3647 Ventana 261 36.69852 −122.032776 N/A
23-Mar-2013 449 Doc Ricketts 233 36.701236 −122.060411 MBARI
28-Mar-2013 457 Doc Ricketts 281 36.688795 −122.043871 1251907
11-Nov-2013 548 Doc Ricketts 598 36.540935 −122.520577 1251906
  1. Collection records. N/A means that the animal was recorded on high-definition (HD) video. Two specimens were granted to the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History