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Scale worm

I.42365

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History) 18.11.1899

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Hermadion kerguelensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

17 January 1874 - 17 January 1874

Form:

Fluid

Station:

149B

Citations:

[Challenger] Report XXXIV, p. 105.

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Order:

Phyllodocida

Family:

Polynoidae

Genus:

Hermadion Kinberg, 1856

Species:

Hermadion kerguelensis McIntosh, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

149B

Date collected:

17/01/1874

Area:

Royal Sound, Kerguelen, French Southern and Antarctic Lands

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

25 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-49.47

Decimal Longitude:

70.50

Gear:

Dredge

Notes:

Single specimen
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