HMS Challenger
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Holding institution:

Donor:

Lords of the Treasury

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Araeosoma tessellatum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

2 November 1874 - 2 November 1874

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Echinoidea

Order:

Echinothurioida

Family:

Echinothuriidae

Genus:

Araeosoma Mortensen, 1903

Species:

Araeosoma tessellatum (A. Agassiz)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

2 November 1874

Area:

Off Luzon, Philippines, Philippines

Water body:

Sibuyan Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

102-112 fathoms

Notes:

Misspelt as 'tesselatum'. Station 204 A or B
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