HMS Challenger
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Sea urchin

NHMUK-1881.11.22.1

Holding institution:

Donor:

Lords of the Treasury

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Hygrosoma luculentum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

23 October 1874 - 23 October 1874

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

200

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Echinothurioida

Family:

Echinothuriidae

Genus:

Hygrosoma Mortensen, 1903

Species:

Hygrosoma luculentum (A. Agassiz, 1879)

Station/Area Information

Station:

200

Date collected:

23/10/1874

Area:

Moro Gulf, Mindanao Island, Philippines

Water body:

Celebes Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

250 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

6.78

Decimal Longitude:

122.47

Surface Temperature:

85.5°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Green mud

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