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Sea cucumber

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Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Psolus ephippifer

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

24 December 1873 - 27 December 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Holothuroidea

Order:

Dendrochirotida

Family:

Psolidae

Genus:

Psolus Jaeger, 1833

Species:

Psolus ephippifer Wyville Thompson, 1877

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

24 December 1873 - 27 December 1873

Area:

Marion Island, South Africa

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

24 fathoms

Notes:

5 parts.
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