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Sea cucumber

NH:1899.114.641

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Laetmogone violacea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

12 June 1874 - 12 June 1874

Form:

Fluid

Station:

164

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Holothuroidea

Order:

Elasipodida

Family:

Laetmogonidae

Genus:

Laetmogone Théel, 1879

Species:

Laetmogone violacea Théel, 1879

Station/Area Information

Station:

164

Date collected:

12/06/1874

Area:

Sydney, Australia (off)

Water body:

Tasman Sea

FAO:

81

Depth (Fathoms):

950 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-34.13

Decimal Longitude:

152.00

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02518

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