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Scientific name:

Acanella rigida

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

29 September 1874 - 29 September 1874

Form:

wet

Type status:

yes

Station:

194

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Alcyonacea

Family:

Isididae

Genus:

Acanella

Species:

Acanella rigida Wright & Studer, 1889

Station/Area Information

Station:

194

Date collected:

29/09/1874

Area:

Banda Island

Water body:

Banda Sea

FAO:

71

Decimal Latitude:

-4.57

Decimal Longitude:

129.96

Surface Temperature:

83°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic mud

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