Donated data 2017-381-DD

Identifier 2017-381-DD
Data provider NOAA
Location Many Mounds and Okeanos Ridge, Florida
Summary Subsamples of coral colonies were collected using the respective vehicle’s manipulator arm to remove a branch (or in the case of D. dianthus, the entire cup coral). 14 live specimens of the deep-sea coral Lophelia pertusa were collected.
Info derived host identification of octocorals and the possibility of interpreting microbiome trends against coral genotypes; DNA sequencing Cold-water Coral Microbiomes (Acanthogorgia spp., Desmophyllum dianthus, and Lophelia pertusa)
Nancy Foster
Length 187 feet; beam 40 feet; draft 12.8 feet.
Start (port not specified) 2017-08-24
End (port not specified) 2017-09-03
West -85.29785156
East -82.31396511
North 28.12625199
South 25.52658052


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Christina A Kellogg
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Sampling
Data type: Biology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Odysseus Geology, Chemistry, Biology, Submersible Observations, Species ID, Ground Truthing, Video, Photo 1


Datasets compiled from multiple sources

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
PRJNA699458_16S-V3V4_raw_data_1 Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Odysseus Zip file containing raw sequencing data (FASTQ) and MIMARKS-compliant sampling metadata Christina A Kellogg


Samples collected during this field activity