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263/1903/R/237

Holding institution:

Donor:

Mrs Constance Sladen

Licence:

Creative Commons CC BY NC SA

Scientific name:

Heliometra glacialis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

8 May 1873 - 8 May 1873

Form:

Fluid

Station:

48

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 149-156

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Percy Sladen

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Crinoidea

Order:

Comatulida

Family:

Antedonidae

Genus:

Heliometra AH Clark, 1907

Species:

Heliometra glacialis (Owen, 1833)

Station/Area Information

Station:

48

Date collected:

08/05/1873

Area:

South-West of Halifax, Novia Scotia

Water body:

Northwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

21

Depth (Fathoms):

51 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

43.07

Decimal Longitude:

-64.08

Gear:

Dredge

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