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Brittle star

NH:1899.114.561

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Amphiura concolor

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

23 September 1874 - 23 September 1874

Form:

Fluid

Station:

191

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Ophiuroidea

Order:

Ophiurida

Family:

Amphiuridae

Genus:

Amphiura Fell, 1962

Species:

Amphiura concolor Lyman, 1879

Station/Area Information

Station:

191

Date collected:

23/09/1874

Area:

Aru Islands

Water body:

Arafura Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

800 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-5.68

Decimal Longitude:

134.08

Gear:

Trawl

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02158

Notes:

2 parts.
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