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Scientific name:

Keratoisis philippinensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 October 1874 - 26 October 1874

Form:

Fluid

Station:

201

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Alcyonacea

Family:

Isididae

Genus:

Keratoisis Wright, 1869

Species:

Keratoisis philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889)

Station/Area Information

Station:

201

Date collected:

26/10/1874

Area:

West of Zamboanga Peninsula, Mindano Island, Philippines

Water body:

Celebes Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

82 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

7.05

Decimal Longitude:

121.80

Surface Temperature:

83°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Stones and gravel

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02167

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