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Crab

NH:1899.114.483

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Spiropagurus elegans

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 February 1873 - 10 February 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Arthropoda

Class:

Malacostraca

Order:

Decapoda

Family:

Paguridae

Genus:

Spiropagurus Stimpson, 1858

Species:

Spiropagurus elegans Miers, 1881

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

10 February 1873

Area:

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

75 fathoms

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