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Snail

NH:1899.114.167

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of the)1899-08-08

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Odontotrochus indistinctus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

6 April 1874 - 12 June 1874

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Genus:

Odontotrochus

Species:

Odontotrochus indistinctus (Wood, 1828)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

6 April 1874 - 12 June 1874

Area:

Port Jackson, Australia

Water body:

Tasman Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

2-10 fathoms

Notes:

5 parts. Previous name: Trochus (Zizyphinus) decoratus. This species name could not be found on www.marinespecies.org
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