HMS Challenger
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Worm

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Scientific name:

Maldane atlantica

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

16 March 1873 - 26 March 1873

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Family:

Maldanidae

Genus:

Maldane Grube, 1860

Species:

Maldane atlantica McIntosh, 1885

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

16 March 1873 - 26 March 1873

Area:

Off St Thomas, US Virgin Islands

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

450-470 fathoms

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