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Shrimp

NH:1899.114.462

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Pleoticus muelleri

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 February 1876 - 25 February 1876

Form:

Fluid

Station:

321

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Arthropoda

Class:

Malacostraca

Order:

Decapoda

Family:

Solenoceridae

Genus:

Pleoticus Spence Bate, 1888

Species:

Pleoticus muelleri (Spence Bate, 1888)

Station/Area Information

Station:

321

Date collected:

25/02/1876

Area:

Montevideo (off), Uruguay

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

13 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-35.03

Decimal Longitude:

-55.25

Gear:

Trawl

Notes:

L.Beschus: possible type based on H.M.S. Challenger Report LII page 275.
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