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Worm

NHMUK-1954.1.1.200-221

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Scientific name:

Myzostoma cysticolum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Form:

Fluid

Type status:

CoType

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Annelida

Class:

Myzostomata

Order:

Myzostomida

Family:

Myzostomidae

Genus:

Myzostoma Leuckart, 1829

Species:

Myzostoma cysticolum Graff, 1883

Notes:

Cannot find this species in Challenger reports referring to the Challenger collection. However, there were some collected on the Hassler expedition and during the Blake expedition, both mentioned in the Myzostomida reports.
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