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Octopus

NHMUK-1889.4.24.39

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Scientific name:

Octopus macropus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

11 April 1875 - 11 May 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Cephalopoda

Order:

Octopoda

Family:

Octopodidate

Genus:

Octopus

Species:

Octopus macropus Risso, 1826

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

11 April 1875 - 11 May 1875

Area:

Purchased at Yokohama Market, Japan

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