HMS Challenger
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Fish

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Common name:

Indian longfin eel

Scientific name:

Anguilla mauritiana

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

18 September 1875 - 3 October 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Anguilliformes

Family:

Anguillidae

Genus:

Anguilla

Species:

Anguilla mauritiana Bennett, 1831

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

18 September 1875 - 3 October 1875

Area:

Lake Waihirra, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

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