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Ostracod

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Holding institution:

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Cytherella polita

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

31 December 1875 - 31 December 1875

Form:

Microscope Slide

Station:

304

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Arthropoda

Class:

Ostracoda

Order:

Platycopida

Family:

Cytherellidae

Genus:

Cytherella

Species:

Cytherella polita Brady, 1869

Station/Area Information

Station:

304

Date collected:

31/12/1875

Area:

Port Otway, Chile

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

45 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-46.89

Decimal Longitude:

-75.20

Gear:

Dredge

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02327

Notes:

Ostracoda / Cytherella polita (?) from HMS Challenger No 304. Microscope slide with 4 specimens. 45 fathoms. Soundings. Specimen labelled Gulf of Penas, but Station 304 should be Port Otway, Chile
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