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Crab

NH:1899.114.501

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Potamonautes perlatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 October 1873 - 24 December 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Arthropoda

Class:

Malacostraca

Order:

Decapoda

Family:

Potamonautidae

Genus:

Potamonautes MacLeay, 1838

Species:

Potamonautes perlatus (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

25 October 1873 - 24 December 1873

Area:

Cape Town (rivers), South Africa

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

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