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Sea urchin

ECH-3282

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Licence:

MCZ Copyright Agreement

Scientific name:

Nacospatangus tylota

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 September 1874 - 26 September 1874

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Paratype

Station:

192

Citations:

http://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/SpecimenUsage.cfm?publication_id=14898

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Spatangoida

Family:

Maretiidae

Genus:

Nacospatangus A. Agassiz, 1873

Species:

Nacospatangus tylota (H.L. Clark, 1917) 

Station/Area Information

Station:

192

Date collected:

26/09/1874

Area:

Indonesia, Kai (Kei) Islands near Aru Islands

Water body:

Banda Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

129 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-5.82

Decimal Longitude:

132.24

Gear:

Trawl

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02252

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