HMS Challenger
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Fish

NH:1899.114.289

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Pontinus rhodochrous

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 September 1874 - 26 September 1874

Form:

Fluid

Station:

192

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopteri

Order:

Scorpaeniformes

Family:

Scorpaenidae

Genus:

Pontinus Poey, 1860

Species:

Pontinus rhodochrous (Günther, 1872)

Station/Area Information

Station:

192

Date collected:

26/09/1874

Area:

Kai Islands, Indonesia

Water body:

Banda Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

129 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-5.82

Decimal Longitude:

132.24

Gear:

Trawl

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02252

Notes:

Labelled as: "Sebastapistes rhodochrous (Günther)"
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