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Starfish

263/1903/B/174

Holding institution:

Donor:

Mrs Constance Sladen

Licence:

Creative Commons CC BY NC SA

Scientific name:

Odontaster meridionalis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 December 1873 - 27 December 1873

Form:

Fluid

Station:

145

Citations:

Sladen, W.P (1889) Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S Challenger. Report on the ASTEROIDEA. Zoology Vol. XXX, Pg 287-288

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Percy Sladen

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Order:

Valvatida

Family:

Odontasteridae

Genus:

Odontaster Verrill, 1880

Species:

Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876)

Station/Area Information

Station:

145

Date collected:

27/12/1873

Area:

Off Marion Island, South Africa, South Africa

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

50 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-46.72

Decimal Longitude:

38.08

Gear:

Dredge

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