HMS Challenger
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Fish

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Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Congriscus megastomus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 January 1873 - 31 December 1876

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopteri

Order:

Anguilliformes

Family:

Congridae

Genus:

Congriscus Jordan & Hubbs, 1925

Species:

Congriscus megastomus (Günther, 1877)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

1 January 1873 - 31 December 1876

Area:

off Japan.

Water body:

Northwest Pacific Ocean

Notes:

Previous name: Congromuraena megastoma Günther
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