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Sea cucumber

NHMUK-1883.6.18.46

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Scientific name:

Laetmogone violacea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

13 June 1874 - 13 June 1874

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Holothuroidea

Order:

Elasipodida

Family:

Laetmogonidae

Genus:

Laetmogone Théel, 1879

Species:

Laetmogone violacea Théel, 1879

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

13 June 1874

Area:

Off Sydney, Australia, South Pacific Ocean.

Water body:

Tasman Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

950 fathoms

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