HMS Challenger
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Sea star

NHMUK-1890.5.7.306

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Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Astropectinides mesactus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Family:

Astropectinidae

Genus:

Astropectinides

Species:

Astropectinides mesactus (Sladen)

Station/Area Information

Area:

Off Inaccessible Island, Tristan da Cunha

Depth (Fathoms):

90 fathoms

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