HMS Challenger
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Worm

NHMUK-1921.5.1.1995-1996

Holding institution:

Donor:

W C. McIntosh

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Eunice oerstedi

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 December 1873 - 26 December 1873

Form:

Fluid

Station:

144A

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Polychaeta

Order:

Eunicida

Family:

Eunicidae

Genus:

Eunice Cuvier, 1817

Species:

Eunice oerstedi Stimpson

Station/Area Information

Station:

144A

Date collected:

26/12/1873

Area:

Off Marion Island, South Africa

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

69 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-46.80

Decimal Longitude:

37.83

Surface Temperature:

41°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic sand

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