HMS Challenger
Home  /  Notomastus agassizi (Notomastus/Capitellidae/Polychaeta/Annelida/Animalia)

Worm

NHMUK-1885.12.1.281

Holding institution:

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Notomastus agassizi

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

7 May 1873 - 7 May 1873

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

47

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Family:

Capitellidae

Genus:

Notomastus Sars, 1850

Species:

Notomastus agassizi McIntosh, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

47

Date collected:

07/05/1873

Area:

Off coast between New York, USA and Halifax, Canada

Water body:

Northwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

21

Depth (Fathoms):

1340 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

41.23

Decimal Longitude:

-65.75

Surface Temperature:

42°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.0259

Notes:

Please note: The image associated with this data is under the Creative Commons 4 licence: http//creativecommons.org/licesnses/by/4.0/
  • image nhmuk-1885.12.1.281
  • image NHMUK-1885.12.1.281-shot1
nhmuk-1885.12.1.281 NHMUK-1885.12.1.281-shot1