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Sea urchin

ECH-251

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Licence:

MCZ Copyright Agreement

Scientific name:

Histocidaris crassispina

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

14 June 1874 - 14 June 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

164B

Citations:

http://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/SpecimenUsage.cfm?publication_id=15362

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Theodor Mortensen

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Cidaroida

Family:

Histocidaridae

Genus:

Histocidaris Mortensen, 1903

Species:

Histocidaris crassispina Mortensen, 1928

Station/Area Information

Station:

164B

Date collected:

13/06/1874

Area:

Australia, New South Wales, off Sydney

Water body:

Tasman Sea

FAO:

81

Depth (Fathoms):

2100 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-34.22

Decimal Longitude:

151.63

Gear:

Trawl

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02512

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