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Sponge

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Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Leucandra multiformis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

4 April 1873 - 13 June 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Porifera

Class:

Calcarea

Order:

Leucosolenida

Family:

Grantiidae

Genus:

Leucandra Haeckel, 1872

Species:

Leucandra multiformis Polejaeff, 1883

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

4 April 1873 - 13 June 1873

Area:

Bermuda, British Overseas Territory

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

Notes:

Previous name: Leuconia multiformis var. capillata Polejaeff
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