Sea urchin (Austrocidaris canaliculata)

The Grant Museum of Zoology and Comparative Anatomy UCL


Synonyms: Goniocidaris canaliculata

Notes: Being labelled 'Kerguelen' (museum specimen label) it could have came from station 149 or 150. As of the 11th of March 2014 in the Grant Museum all material labelled ÔÇÿChallengerÔÇÖ has been grouped under the subcollection HMS Challenger Expedition assuming that Challenger refers to the 1872-1876 scientific expedition. It is unknown if these specimens came to the Grant Museum at one time or if there was a number of specimens that came to the museum over a period of years.