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Fish

NHMUK-1879.5.14.73

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Scientific name:

Pseudorhombus boops

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

24 June 1874 - 24 June 1874

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

167

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Pleuronectiformes

Family:

Paralichthyidae

Genus:

Pseudorhombus

Species:

Pseudorhombus boops Hector, 1875

Station/Area Information

Station:

167

Date collected:

24/06/1874

Area:

Northwest of South Island, New Zealand

Water body:

Tasman Sea

FAO:

81

Depth (Fathoms):

150 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-39.53

Decimal Longitude:

171.80

Surface Temperature:

58.5°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

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