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Fish

NHMUK-1887.12.7.104

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Scientific name:

Coryphaenoides microlepis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

24 July 1874 - 24 July 1874

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

173

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Gadiformes

Family:

Macrouridae

Genus:

Coryphaenoides

Species:

Coryphaenoides microlepis Günther, 1878

Station/Area Information

Station:

173

Date collected:

24/07/1874

Area:

Fiji Islands: off Matuku, Fiji

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

315 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-19.16

Decimal Longitude:

179.70

Surface Temperature:

76°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Coral mud

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