HMS Challenger
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Worm

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Scientific name:

Myzostoma wyvillethompsoni

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 September 1874 - 26 September 1874

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

192

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Myzostomata

Order:

Myzostomida

Family:

Myzostomidae

Genus:

Myzostoma Leuckart, 1829

Species:

Myzostoma wyvillethompsoni Graff, 1884

Station/Area Information

Station:

192

Date collected:

26/09/1874

Area:

near Kei Islands, Southwest of Papua, Indonesia

Water body:

Banda Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

129 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-5.82

Decimal Longitude:

132.24

Surface Temperature:

82°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02252

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