HMS Challenger
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Fish

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Scientific name:

Nemichthys infans

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

9 September 1873 - 9 September 1873

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

121

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Anguilliformes

Family:

Nemichthyidae

Genus:

Nemichthys

Species:

Nemichthys infans G√ľnther, 1878

Station/Area Information

Station:

121

Date collected:

09/09/1873

Area:

Off Pernambuco, Brazil

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

500 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-8.47

Decimal Longitude:

-34.52

Surface Temperature:

78°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Red mud

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