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Coral

I.35630

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History) 18.11.1899

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Deltocyathus italicus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 March 1873 - 25 March 1873

Form:

Fluid

Station:

24

Citations:

[Challenger] Report Pt. vii, p.145

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Scleractinia

Family:

Deltocyathidae

Genus:

Deltocyathus Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848

Species:

Deltocyathus italicus (Michelotti, 1838)

Synonyms:

Deltocyathus conicus

Station/Area Information

Station:

24

Date collected:

25/03/1873

Area:

Off Culebra Island, Spanish Virgin Islands

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

31

Depth (Fathoms):

390 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

18.64

Decimal Longitude:

-65.09

Gear:

Dredge

Notes:

Single specimen
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