HMS Challenger
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Sea urchin

NH:1899.114.412

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Spatangus raschi

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 January 1873 - 31 December 1876

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Station:

142

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Spatangoida

Family:

Spatangidae

Genus:

Spatangus Gray, 1825

Species:

Spatangus raschi Lovén, 1869

Station/Area Information

Station:

142

Date collected:

18/12/1873

Area:

Agulhas Bank, South Africa

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

47

Depth (Fathoms):

100 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-35.07

Decimal Longitude:

18.62

Gear:

Dredge

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02796

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