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Sea star

NHMUK-1890.4.7.262

Holding institution:

Donor:

Lords of the Treasury

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Astropecten imbellis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

2 November 1874 - 2 November 1874

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Family:

Astropectinidae

Genus:

Astropecten

Species:

Astropecten imbellis Sladen

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

2 November 1874

Area:

South of Luzon. Philippines

Water body:

Sibuyan Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

99-115 fathoms

Notes:

From station 204A and B
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