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Starfish

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Holding institution:

Donor:

Unknown, 23/8/1899

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Leptychaster arcticus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

29 April 1873 - 23 June 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Order:

Paxillosida

Family:

Astropectinidae

Genus:

Leptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876

Species:

Leptychaster arcticus (Sars, 1851)

Synonyms:

Leptoptychaster arcticus elongata

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

29 April 1873 - 23 June 1873

Area:

Northwest Atlantic Ocean

Water body:

Northwest Atlantic Ocean

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