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Fossil wood

OUMNH-Hist.Rocks 3947

Holding institution:

Donor:

H.N. Moseley

Licence:

Creative Commons CC BY NC SA

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

7 January 1874 - 31 January 1874

Form:

Dry

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

7 January 1874 - 31 January 1874

Area:

Fossil Wood Cave, Christmas Harbour, Kerguelen Islands

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Notes:

Handwritten label on blue paper accompanying specimens reads "Fossil wood fr fossil wood cave Xmas Harbour Kerguelen. 15". Another handwritten label reads "Fossil wood fr Fossil wood Cave Xmas Harb Kerguelen. 15". To see Oxford University Museum of Natural History's database go to http://www.oum.ox.ac.uk/collect/lifecoll2.htm
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