HMS Challenger
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Fish

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Scientific name:

Xiphias gladius

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

6 February 1873 - 26 March 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Perciformes

Family:

Xiphiidae

Genus:

Xiphias

Species:

Xiphias gladius Linnaeus, 1758

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

6 February 1873 - 26 March 1873

Area:

Between Tenerife and St. Thomas, West Indies

Water body:

Atlantic Ocean

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