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Sea squirt

NH:1899.114.248

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of the)1899-08-08

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Didemnum speciosum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 September 1873 - 30 September 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Ascidiacea

Order:

Aplousobranchia

Family:

Didemnidae

Genus:

Didemnum Savigny, 1816

Species:

Didemnum speciosum (Herdman, 1886)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

1 September 1873 - 30 September 1873

Area:

Salvador (Bahia), Brazil

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

7-20 fathoms

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