HMS Challenger
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Fish

NHMUK-1890.2.26.64

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Scientific name:

Platycephalus pristiger

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

9 September 1874 - 13 September 1874

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Actinopterygii

Order:

Scorpaeniformes

Family:

Platycephalidae

Genus:

Platycephalus Linnaeus, 1758

Species:

Platycephalus pristiger Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1829

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

9 September 1874 - 13 September 1874

Area:

South of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Water body:

Arafura Sea

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