HMS Challenger
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Fish

NH:1899.114.832

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Common name:

Starspotted grouper

Scientific name:

Epinephelus hexagonatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

24 July 1874 - 15 August 1874

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopteri

Order:

Perciformes

Family:

Serranidae

Genus:

Epinephelus Bloch, 1793

Species:

Epinephelus hexagonatus (Forster, 1801)

Synonyms:

Serranus hexagonatus

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

24 July 1874 - 15 August 1874

Area:

Levuka, Fiji

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Notes:

Previous name: Serranus hexagonatus Forster
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