HMS Challenger
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Sea star

NHMUK-1890.5.7.220-224

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Licence:

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Scientific name:

Astropecten pectinatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Family:

Astropectinidae

Genus:

Astropecten

Species:

Astropecten pectinatus Sladen

Station/Area Information

Area:

Port Jackson, New South Wales

Depth (Fathoms):

6-14 fathoms

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