Recording Marine Life

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Records of Eunicella verrucosa

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
12 2003-07-26
The Wreck of the Hathor and Plympton off the back of St. Agnes, off Lethegus Rocks, Isles of Scilly
Sizes varied from 10-15cm width and length. The fans stood 'alone' on the bow section of the wreck. Nicola Smith
P 2003-08-09
Hatt Rock, Offshore Cornwall
Sev. per sq. m in places groups on upfacing rock deeper than about 30 m bcd and in lee of verticals. Keith Hiscock
large numb 2003-08-09
Bigbury Bay, wreck of the Oregon
Numerous fans attached to the hull plates now lying on the seabed. Approx depth 30m Fiona Hampton-Matthews
P 2003-06-03
Sawtooth Ledges, Lyme Bay.
Numerous small specimens some in poor condition. Charles Whitworth
P 2003-07-01
Saw tooth ledges, Lyme Bay
Numerous Charles Whitworth
100 2004-01-04
"The Fields" - aprox 1 mile SSE of Dodman Point, Cornwall.
Upto about 12-14 inches high. Chris Bunney
1 2001-05-20
1 1/2 miles due south of the Cobb Lyme Regis on wreck of 'Baygitano', (part of wheehouse).
John Voisey
1 2001-08-14
Nr site of wreck of "Amazon ense", St Davids Head, Pembrokeshire
From wreck buoy, on a bearing of 240 degrees (heading into a small bay)we encountered one pink sea fan. Have reported it to Seasearch and Marine Conservation Society. Jon Hudson
1 2004-06-27 Killybegs harbour
Outside of Killybegs harbour
on rock in open water Malcolm Houston
attached to wreck plating
2 2005-02-06
West side, Eastern King Point, Plymouth Sound
Two unbranched indivs each c. 4 m high at 18.5 m bcd on bedrock slope. Keith Hiscock
Present 2005-06-19
Wreck of the King Cadwallan, Scilly Isles, on the Hard Lewis Rocks. 36 meters deep, underwater visibility 8-9 meters, slight current. SE 5.
Present on lower/deeper parts of wreckag ~32 meters. Up to 20 cm tall. Sonia Rowley
Present 2005-06-19
Wreck of the Italia off St. Agnes, Scilly Isles. 39 meters deep, underwater visibility >12 meters, water temperature 13 degrees. No water speed and weather calm with variable 1!! Afternoon dive. Wreck broken up on rocks.
Present on wreck plates ~25-30 meters depth. 20-30 cm high. Sonia Rowley
20 DD/MM/YYYY Bigbury Bay
Persier wreck, Bigbury Bay, Devon
Trish Carter