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  • Invertebrate Zoology 92855 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Meganyctiphanes norvegica
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • Hudson Canyon
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: United States
  • 16/8/1912
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Identifications
Meganyctiphanes norvegica (M. Sars, 1857)
Animalia Arthropoda Crustacea Malacostraca Euphausiacea Euphausiidae Meganyctiphanes norvegica
northern krill
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
Specific Locality: Hudson Canyon
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 39° 36.1´ N 72° 25.5´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1973-02-26; Source: original label
Coordinate Remarks: to 39°38'N 72°25.3W
Collecting Date: 16/8/1912
Identifiers
station number: 32
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 1