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Sea urchin

ECH-4765

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Licence:

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Scientific name:

Nacospatangus tylota

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

23 September 1874 - 26 September 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Paratype

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

Date collected:

23 September 1874 - 26 September 1874

Area:

Indonesia, Kei (Kai) Islands near Aru Islands

Water body:

Arafura Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

129-800 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-8.93

Decimal Longitude:

136.08

Notes:

Station 191 or 192
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