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Sea urchin

ECH-401

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Scientific name:

Goniocidaris Petalocidaris florigera

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

2 November 1874 - 2 November 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

204

Citations:

http://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/SpecimenUsage.cfm?publication_id=15310

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Cidaroida

Family:

Cidaridae

Genus:

Goniocidaris Desor, 1846

Subgenus:

Goniocidaris Petalocidaris

Species:

Goniocidaris Petalocidaris florigera A. Agassiz, 1879 

Station/Area Information

Station:

204

Date collected:

02/11/1874

Area:

Philippines, Near Tablas Island

Water body:

Sibuyan Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

115 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

12.47

Decimal Longitude:

122.25

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02148

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