HMS Challenger
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Sea cucumber

NHMUK-1886.10.2.83

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Scientific name:

Ludwigia pygmaea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

September 1873 - September 1873

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Holothuroidea

Family:

Cucumariidae

Genus:

Ludwigia

Species:

Ludwigia pygmaea (Theel)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

September 1873

Area:

Bahia, Brazil

Depth (Fathoms):

7-20 fathoms

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