HMS Challenger
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Hydrozoan

I.627

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History) 18.11.1899

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Hydractinia calcarea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

28 October 1873 - 17 December 1873

Form:

Fluid

Citations:

c.f. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4) XIX, 1877, p. 50, Pl. VIII, figs. 4-6.

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Hydrozoa

Order:

Anthoathecata

Family:

Hydractiniidae

Genus:

Hydractinia Van Beneden, 1844

Species:

Hydractinia calcarea Carter 1877

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

28 October 1873 - 17 December 1873

Area:

Simon's Bay, Cape Colony, South Africa

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

Notes:

Lot of specimens
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