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Worm

NHMUK-1885.12.1.241

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Scientific name:

Glycera gigantea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

29 September 1874 - 29 September 1874

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

194

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Order:

Phyllodocida

Family:

Glyceridae

Genus:

Glycera Lamarck, 1818

Species:

Glycera gigantea Quatrefages, 1865

Station/Area Information

Station:

194

Date collected:

29/09/1874

Area:

Banda Island, Off Arrou Island, Indonesia

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

FAO:

71

Decimal Latitude:

-4.57

Decimal Longitude:

129.96

Surface Temperature:

83°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic mud

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