HMS Challenger
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Scientific name:

Bdellostoma cirrhatum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

28 October 1873 - 17 December 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Myxini

Order:

Myxiniformes

Family:

Myxinidae

Genus:

Bdellostoma

Species:

Bdellostoma cirrhatum (Forster in Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

28 October 1873 - 17 December 1873

Area:

Simon's Bay, South Africa

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

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