HMS Challenger
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Sea snail

NMW.1955.158.26189

Holding institution:

Donor:

Melvill-Tomlin

Licence:

Creative Commons CC BY NC SA

Scientific name:

Turridae

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 September 1873 - 10 September 1873

Form:

Dry

Station:

122

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Neogastropoda

Family:

Turridae

Station/Area Information

Station:

122

Date collected:

10/09/1873

Area:

Off Pernambuco, Brazil

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

350 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-9.08

Decimal Longitude:

-34.83

Gear:

Trawl

Notes:

Please note that the species was taken from the label but hasn't been verified at the museum. Labelled as "praemorra"
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