HMS Challenger
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Fish

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Common name:

Black jackfish

Scientific name:

Caranx ascensionis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 August 1873 - 29 August 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Perciformes

Family:

Carangidae

Genus:

Caranx

Species:

Caranx ascensionis Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1833

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

27 August 1873 - 29 August 1873

Area:

St. Pauls Rocks, Brazil

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

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