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Bryozoan

I.83795

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History)

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Menipea aculeata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

20 January 1876 - 20 January 1876

Form:

Fluid

Station:

313

Citations:

Report Part 30 p.20

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Bryozoa

Class:

Gymnolaemata

Order:

Cheilostomatida

Family:

Candidae

Genus:

Menipea Lamouroux, 1812

Species:

Menipea aculeata (d'Orbigny, 1842)

Station/Area Information

Station:

313

Date collected:

20/01/1876

Area:

Strait of Magellan, Chile

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

55 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-52.33

Decimal Longitude:

-67.65

Gear:

Trawl

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02567

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02562

Notes:

Found on Molgula gigantea. Lot of specimens
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