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coral

NHMUK-1886.12.9.164

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Scientific name:

Pavona decussata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Station:

177

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Scleractinia

Family:

Agariciidae

Genus:

Pavona

Species:

Pavona decussata (Dana, 1846)

Station/Area Information

Station:

177

Date collected:

18/08/1874

Area:

Api I., New Hebrides Island

Water body:

Coral Sea

FAO:

71

Decimal Latitude:

-16.75

Decimal Longitude:

168.12

Surface Temperature:

78.7°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic sand

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