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Scientific name:

Rossella antarctica

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Porifera

Class:

Hexactinellida

Order:

Lyssacinosida

Family:

Rossellidae

Genus:

Rossella Carter, 1872

Species:

Rossella antarctica Carter, 1872

Synonyms:

Rossella antarctica antarctica

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

1 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Area:

French Southern & Antarctic Lands, Iles Kerguelen, Royal Sound

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Decimal Latitude:

-49.22

Decimal Longitude:

69.17

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