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Octopus

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Scientific name:

Octopus bandensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

October 1874 - February 1875

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Cephalopoda

Order:

Octopoda

Family:

Octopodidae

Genus:

Octopus

Species:

Octopus bandensis Hoyle, 1885

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

October 1874 - February 1875

Area:

Indonesia

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

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