HMS Challenger
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Sea urchin

ECH-881

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Licence:

MCZ Copyright Agreement

Scientific name:

Araeosoma coriaceum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

24 July 1874 - 24 July 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

173

Citations:

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

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Echinothurioida

Family:

Echinothuriidae

Genus:

Araeosoma Mortensen, 1903

Species:

Araeosoma coriaceum (A. Agassiz, 1879) 

Station/Area Information

Station:

173

Date collected:

24/07/1874

Area:

Fiji Islands, off Matuku

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

310-315 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-19.16

Decimal Longitude:

179.70

Gear:

Dredge

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