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Fish

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Common name:

common dolphinfish

Scientific name:

Coryphaena hippurus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

16 September 1875 - 16 September 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Perciformes

Family:

Coryphaenidae

Genus:

Coryphaena

Species:

Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus, 1758

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

16 September 1875

Area:

North of Tuamotu Islands, French Polynesia

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

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