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Sea pen

NH:1899.114.427

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Renilla muelleri

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 February 1876 - 26 February 1876

Form:

Fluid

Station:

321

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Pennatulacea

Family:

Renillidae

Genus:

Renilla Lamarck, 1816

Species:

Renilla muelleri Kölliker, 1872

Station/Area Information

Station:

321

Date collected:

25/02/1876

Area:

Off Montevideo, Uruguay

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

13 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-35.03

Decimal Longitude:

-55.25

Gear:

Trawl

Notes:

Misspelt as 'mulleri'. Labelled as taken from 'Off Buenos Ayres, Argentina'. The longitude and latutude of the station is nearer Uruguay than Argentina though.
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