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  • Invertebrate Zoology 29951-1 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Xenia
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • Hope Island, Great Barrier Reef
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southwest: Australia
  • 12/5/1896 (1896-05-12)
Identifications
Xenia
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Octocorallia Alcyonacea Xeniidae Xenia
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Australia
Specific Locality: Hope Island, Great Barrier Reef
Verbatim Locality: Australia, Hope Island, Great Barrier Reef
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 12/5/1896 (1896-05-12)
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 2
Remarks: Examined by Janes, xii.2000. Separated into 2 lots by Janes: 29951-1 (2 colonies) and 29952-2 (1 colony).