HMS Challenger
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Cnidarian

NHMUK-1890.10.14.1

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Scientific name:

Pleurocorallium

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

18 February 1873 - 18 February 1873

Station:

3

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Cnidaria

Genus:

Pleurocorallium

Station/Area Information

Station:

3

Date collected:

18/02/1873

Area:

South of Canaries

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

34

Depth (Fathoms):

1525 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

25.75

Decimal Longitude:

-20.23

Surface Temperature:

66°F

Bottom Temperature:

37°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Pteropod ooze

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02654

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