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Scientific name:

Plexaurella philippinensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

17 January 1875 - 17 January 1875

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

Type

Station:

208

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Class:

Anthozoa

Order:

Alcyonacea

Family:

Plexauridae

Genus:

Plexaurella Kölliker, 1865

Species:

Plexaurella philippinensis

Station/Area Information

Station:

208

Date collected:

17/01/1875

Area:

West of Panay Island, Philippine Islands

Water body:

Visayan Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

18 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

11.62

Decimal Longitude:

123.52

Surface Temperature:

81°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Notes:

Unrecognised species
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