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Mollusc

MANCH-548521

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Perissodonta mirabilis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

17 January 1874 - 17 January 1874

Form:

dry

Station:

149B

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Littorinimorpha

Family:

Struthiolariidae

Genus:

Perissodonta Martens, 1878

Species:

Perissodonta mirabilis (Smith 1875)

Synonyms:

Struthiolaria mirabilis

Station/Area Information

Station:

149B

Date collected:

17/01/1874

Area:

Kerguelen Island

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

25 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-49.47

Decimal Longitude:

70.50

Surface Temperature:

40.5°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Green mud

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