HMS Challenger
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Fish

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Scientific name:

Leptocephalus brevirostris

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

13 April 1876 - 13 April 1876

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Anguilliformes

Family:

Anguillidae

Genus:

Leptocephalus

Species:

Leptocephalus brevirostris Kaup, 1856

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

13 April 1876

Area:

Off coast of Guinea

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic

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