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Volume 31, 1898
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Mr. Hay lock exhibited and described a large sea-worm found in Lowry Bay, and named by Professor Dendy Echiurus novœ-zealandiœ. The internal anatomy was given in the “Challenger” reports.

Sir James Hector said it was formerly placed among the star-fishes, but it was now in its proper place with the worms.