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Sea star

NHMUK-1890.5.7.304-5

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Scientific name:

Astropecten cingulatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 September 1873 - 10 September 1873

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

122

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Family:

Astropectinidae

Genus:

Astropecten

Species:

Astropecten cingulatus Sladen

Station/Area Information

Station:

122

Date collected:

10/09/1873

Area:

Barra Grande, off Pernambuco, Brazil

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Decimal Latitude:

-9.08

Decimal Longitude:

-34.83

Surface Temperature:

77.5°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Red clay

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