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Holding institution:

Donor:

Mrs Constance Sladen

Licence:

Creative Commons CC BY NC SA

Scientific name:

Promachocrinus kerguelensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

19 January 1874 - 19 January 1874

Form:

Dry

Station:

149C

Citations:

Carpenter, P.H., Hertwig, R., Turner, W. (1888) Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S Challenger. Report on the CRINOIDEA. Second part - Comatulae. Zoology Vol. XXVI, Pg 350-351

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Percy Sladen

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Crinoidea

Order:

Comatulida

Family:

Antedonidae

Genus:

Promachocrinus Carpenter, 1879

Species:

Promachocrinus kerguelensis Carpenter, 1879

Station/Area Information

Station:

149C

Date collected:

19/01/1874

Area:

Off Kerguelen Island, French Southern and Antarctic Lands

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

60 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-49.53

Decimal Longitude:

70.00

Gear:

Dredge

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