HMS Challenger
Home  /  Pseudostichopus mollis (Pseudostichopus/Synallactidae/Holothuroidea/Echinodermata/Animalia)

Sea cucumber

NHMUK-1886.10.2.143

Holding institution:

Donor:

Lords of the Treasury

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Pseudostichopus mollis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

11 January 1876 - 11 January 1876

Type status:

Type

Station:

311

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Holothuroidea

Family:

Synallactidae

Genus:

Pseudostichopus

Species:

Pseudostichopus mollis Theel

Station/Area Information

Station:

311

Date collected:

11/01/1876

Area:

South of Queen Adelaide Archipelago, Chile

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

245 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-52.76

Decimal Longitude:

-73.77

Surface Temperature:

50°F

Bottom Temperature:

46°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02596

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02011

Missing image