HMS Challenger
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Sea star

NHMUK-1890.5.7.271-290

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Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Astropecten irregularis pontoporeus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Family:

Astropectinidae

Genus:

Astropecten

Species:

Astropecten irregularis (Sladen)

Subspecies:

Astropecten irregularis pontoporeus

Station/Area Information

Area:

Simon's Bay, South Africa

Depth (Fathoms):

0-20 fathoms

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