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Crustacean

I.74.A

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History) 18.11.1899

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Aega spongiophila

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

22 January 1875 - 22 January 1875

Form:

Fluid

Station:

209

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Arthropoda

Class:

Malacostraca

Order:

Isopoda

Family:

Aegidae

Genus:

Aega Leach, 1815

Species:

Aega spongiophila

Station/Area Information

Station:

209

Date collected:

22/01/1875

Area:

Cebu, Philippine Islands

Water body:

Camotes Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

95 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

10.23

Decimal Longitude:

123.90

Gear:

Dredge & Trawl

Notes:

From Euplectella aspergillum. Lot of specimens
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