Bathycyroe fosteri (image) University of Sheffield Share Print E-Mail Caption Named after Dudley Foster, pilot of the US Navy submersible Alvin, who collected the first specimen, Bathycyroe fosteri (Order Lobata) is common in the midwater plankton collections. A lobate ctenophore found at intermediate depths in all the oceans. This species is very common and abundant ctenophore near the mid-Atlantic ridge. Credit MAR-ECO/Marsh Youngbluth Usage Restrictions Credit pic MAR-ECO/Marsh Youngbluth Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.