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Bryozoan

I.87205

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History)

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Gephyrophora polymorpha

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

18 December 1873 - 18 December 1873

Form:

Fluid

Station:

142

Citations:

Report Part XXX p.167

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Bryozoa

Class:

Gymnolaemata

Order:

Cheilostomatida

Family:

Gigantoporidae

Genus:

Gephyrophora Busk, 1884

Species:

Gephyrophora polymorpha Busk, 1884

Station/Area Information

Station:

142

Date collected:

18/12/1873

Area:

Off Cape of Good Hope, Atlanic Ocean, South Africa

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

47

Depth (Fathoms):

150 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-35.07

Decimal Longitude:

18.62

Gear:

Dredge

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02796

Notes:

Lot of specimens
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