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Worm

NHMUK-1885.12.1.3

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Scientific name:

Eunice edwardsi

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 December 1873 - 27 December 1873

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

145

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Order:

Eunicida

Family:

Eunicidae

Genus:

Eunice Cuvier, 1817

Species:

Eunice edwardsi McIntosh, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

145

Date collected:

27/12/1873

Area:

Off Prince Edward Island, South Africa

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

140 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-46.72

Decimal Longitude:

38.08

Surface Temperature:

41°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic sand

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