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Mollusc

MANCH-278970

Holding institution:

Donor:

The British Museum (Natural History) (Donation, 1899)

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Turritella exoleta

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

9 October 1873 - 9 October 1873

Form:

dry

Type status:

Yes

Station:

122

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Caenogastropoda

Family:

Turritellidae

Genus:

Turritella Lamarck, 1799

Species:

Turritella exoleta (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Surface Temperature:

77.5°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Red clay

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