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Snail

NH:1899.114.190

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Scissurella lacuniformis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 March 1873 - 25 March 1873

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

24

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Genus:

Scissurella

Species:

Scissurella lacuniformis (Watson, 1885)

Station/Area Information

Station:

24

Date collected:

25/03/1873

Area:

Saint Thomas Island

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

31

Depth (Fathoms):

390 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

18.64

Decimal Longitude:

-65.09

Gear:

Dredge

Notes:

Syntype of Schismope lacuniformis Watson, 1885. This species name could not be found on www.marinespecies.org
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