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Worm

NHMUK-1885.12.1.253

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Scientific name:

Leitoscoloplos kerguelensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

29 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Family:

Orbiniidae

Genus:

Leitoscoloplos Day, 1977

Species:

Leitoscoloplos kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

29 January 1874

Area:

Off Christmas Harbour, Kerguelen, Kerguelen Island

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

120 fathoms

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