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Worm

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Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Eunice prognatha

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

3 April 1876 - 3 April 1876

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

344

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Order:

Eunicida

Family:

Eunicidae

Genus:

Eunice Cuvier, 1817

Species:

Eunice prognatha McIntosh, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

344

Date collected:

03/04/1876

Area:

Off Ascension Island

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

34

Depth (Fathoms):

420 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-7.91

Decimal Longitude:

-14.47

Surface Temperature:

82°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic sand

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.0232

Notes:

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