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Sea cucumber

NHMUK-1886.10.2.142

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Licence:

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Scientific name:

Pseudostichopus mollis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Type status:

Type

Station:

309A

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Holothuroidea

Family:

Synallactidae

Genus:

Pseudostichopus

Species:

Pseudostichopus mollis Theel

Station/Area Information

Station:

309A

Date collected:

08/01/1876

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

140 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-50.93

Decimal Longitude:

-74.23

Surface Temperature:

50.5°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02584

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