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Bryozoa

MANCH-292586

Holding institution:

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Aspidostoma giganteum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

2 July 1873 - 2 July 1873

Form:

Microscope slide

Station:

75

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Bryozoa

Class:

Gymnolaemata

Order:

Cheilostomatida

Family:

Aspidostomatidae

Genus:

Aspidostoma Hincks, 1881

Species:

Aspidostoma giganteum (Busk, 1854)

Station/Area Information

Station:

75

Date collected:

02/07/1873

Area:

Azores Islands

Water body:

Northeast Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

27

Depth (Fathoms):

50-90 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

38.63

Decimal Longitude:

-28.48

Surface Temperature:

70°F

Gear:

Dredge

Notes:

Two species on slide - Aspidostoma giganteum (Busk, 1854) and Andreella uncifera (Busk, 1884).
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