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Holding institution:

Donor:

Mrs Constance Sladen

Licence:

Creative Commons CC BY NC SA

Scientific name:

Bathybiaster loripes obesus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

29 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Form:

Dry

Station:

149H

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 242-243

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Percy Sladen

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Order:

Paxillosida

Family:

Astropectinidae

Genus:

Bathybiaster Danielssen & Koren, 1882

Species:

Bathybiaster loripes Sladen, 1889

Subspecies:

Bathybiaster loripes obesus

Station/Area Information

Station:

149H

Date collected:

29/01/1874

Area:

Off Cumberland Bay, Kerguelen Island

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

127 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-48.75

Decimal Longitude:

69.23

Gear:

Dredge

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