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NHMUK-1889.4.24.84-85

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Scientific name:

Loligo brasiliensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 February 1876 - 25 February 1876

Form:

Fluid

Station:

321

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Cephalopoda

Order:

Myopsida

Family:

Loliginidae

Genus:

Loligo

Species:

Loligo brasiliensis Blainville, 1823

Station/Area Information

Station:

321

Date collected:

25/02/1876

Area:

Off Montevideo, Uruguay

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

13 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-35.03

Decimal Longitude:

-55.25

Surface Temperature:

73.5°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

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