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Crab

NH:1899.114.435

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of the)

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Portunus Portunus sanguinolentus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 July 1875 - 11 August 1875

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Arthropoda

Class:

Malacostraca

Order:

Decapoda

Family:

Portunidae

Genus:

Portunus Weber, 1795

Subgenus:

Portunus Portunus

Species:

Portunus Portunus sanguinolentus (Herbst, 1783)

Synonyms:

Portunus sanguinolentus

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

27 July 1875 - 11 August 1875

Area:

Honolulu, Hawaii

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

Notes:

Previous name: Neptunus sanguinolentus (Herbst)
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