Cruise inventory

RV Tellina 14/68

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Tellina (74TE)
Cruise identifier14/68
Cruise period1968-08-05 — 1968-08-14
Port of departureLowestoft, United Kingdom
Port of returnLowestoft, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To continue fecundity studies within the ray survey area off the north Norfolk coast.
2. To obtain small live gadoids for tank experiments.
Chief scientistC N Humphreys (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Lowestoft Fisheries Laboratory)
Cruise reportRV Tellina 14/68 cruise report tellina14_68.pdf — access key 'C' (0.17 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Biology and fisheries 
Biochemical measurements (eg lipids, amino acids)Quantity: number of samples = 6
Description: shell gland samples
Biochemical measurements (eg lipids, amino acids)Quantity: number of samples = 18
Description: ray blood samples
Biochemical measurements (eg lipids, amino acids)Description: whiting otolith samples taken
Pelagic fishDescription: codend catches contained small whiting
Demersal fishQuantity: number of hauls = 25
Description: 22 rays obtained
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of samples = 25
Description: ray vertebrae
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: female ray - measurements of cloaca and ovary state and number of capsules
Other biological/fisheries measurementDescription: ray length, width and stomach contents observed