HMS Challenger
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263/1903/B/137

Holding institution:

Donor:

Mrs Constance Sladen

Licence:

Creative Commons CC BY NC SA

Scientific name:

Pentametrocrinus semperi

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

12 June 1874 - 10 July 1874

Form:

Dry

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 82-84

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Percy Sladen

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Crinoidea

Order:

Comatulida

Family:

Pentametrocrinidae

Genus:

Pentametrocrinus AH Clark, 1908

Species:

Pentametrocrinus semperi (Carpenter, 1882)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

12 June 1874 - 10 July 1874

Area:

Off Sydney, Australia or between New Zealand and Tongatapu

Water body:

Tasman Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

700-950 fathoms

Notes:

From station 164 or 169
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