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GLAHM 130413

Holding institution:

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Euplectella aspergillum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

17 January 1875 - 22 January 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Porifera

Class:

Hexactinellida

Order:

Lyssacinosida

Family:

Euplectellidae

Genus:

Euplectella Owen, 1841

Species:

Euplectella aspergillum Owen, 1841

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

17 January 1875 - 22 January 1875

Area:

Near Cebu, Philippines

Water body:

Camotes Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

100 fathoms

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