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Scientific name:

Ommastrephes oualaniensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

13 March 1875 - 13 March 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Cephalopoda

Order:

Oegopsida

Family:

Ommastrephidae

Genus:

Ommastrephes

Species:

Ommastrephes oualaniensis (Lesson, 1830)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

13 March 1875

Area:

2.5 degrees north of the Admiralty Island, Papua New Guinea

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

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