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Scientific name:

Tremoctopus atlanticus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

6 February 1873 - 26 March 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Cephalopoda

Order:

Octopoda

Family:

Tremoctopodidae

Genus:

Tremoctopus

Species:

Tremoctopus atlanticus (d'Orbigny, 1835)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

6 February 1873 - 26 March 1873

Area:

between Tenerife and St. Thomas, West Indies

Water body:

Atlantic Ocean

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