HMS Challenger
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Fish

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Common name:

Freckled driftfish

Scientific name:

Psenes cyanophrys

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

6 February 1873 - 26 March 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Perciformes

Family:

Nomeidae

Genus:

Psenes

Species:

Psenes cyanophrys Valenciennes, 1833

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

6 February 1873 - 26 March 1873

Area:

Between Teneriffe and St. Thomas

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

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