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Sea urchin

NHMUK-1881.11.22.114a

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Scientific name:

Phormosoma rigidum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 July 1874 - 10 July 1874

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Echinothurioida

Family:

Echinothuriidae

Genus:

Phormosoma A. Agassiz, 1881

Species:

Phormosoma rigidum A. Agassiz

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

10 July 1874

Area:

100 miles East of Sydney.

Water body:

Southwest Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

700 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

37 34 0 S

Decimal Longitude:

179 22 0 E

Notes:

Station 169B or 169C
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