HMS Challenger
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Hermit crab

I.58200

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History) 18.11.1899

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Parapagurus abyssorum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

3 October 1874 - 3 October 1874

Form:

Fluid

Station:

195

Citations:

[Challenger] Report Pt. LXIX, p. 87

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Arthropoda

Class:

Malacostraca

Order:

Decapoda

Family:

Parapaguridae

Genus:

Parapagurus Smith, 1879

Species:

Parapagurus abyssorum (Filhol, 1885)

Synonyms:

Pagurus abyssorum

Station/Area Information

Station:

195

Date collected:

03/10/1874

Area:

off Ceram Island, Indonesia

Water body:

Banda Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

1425 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-4.35

Decimal Longitude:

129.12

Gear:

Trawl

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02762

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.0227

Notes:

Single specimen
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