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Scientific name:

Acanella chiliensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

4 January 1876 - 4 January 1876

Form:

wet

Type status:

holotype

Station:

307

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Alcyonacea

Family:

Isididae

Genus:

Acanella

Species:

Acanella chiliensis Wright & Studer, 1889

Station/Area Information

Station:

307

Date collected:

04/01/1876

Area:

Messier Channel, Chile

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Decimal Latitude:

-49.41

Decimal Longitude:

-74.39

Surface Temperature:

53°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02606

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.01585

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