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Worm

NHMUK-1885.12.1.140

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Scientific name:

Syllides kerguelensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

29 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

149K

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Order:

Phyllodocida

Family:

Syllidae

Genus:

Syllides Örsted, 1845

Species:

Syllides kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)

Station/Area Information

Station:

149K

Date collected:

29/01/1874

Area:

Off Christmas Harbour, Kerguelen Island

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

45-120 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-48.67

Decimal Longitude:

69.10

Surface Temperature:

39°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Green mud

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