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Sea urchin

ECH-693

Holding institution:

Licence:

MCZ Copyright Agreement

Scientific name:

Micropyga tuberculata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

21 January 1875 - 23 January 1875

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Citations:

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

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Alexander Agassiz

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Micropygoida

Family:

Micropygidae

Genus:

Micropyga A. Agassiz, 1879

Species:

Micropyga tuberculata A. Agassiz, 1879

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

21 January 1875 - 23 January 1875

Area:

Philippine Islands, Cebu Strait

Water body:

Camotes Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

95-100 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

10.17

Decimal Longitude:

123.92

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