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Snail

NH:1899.114.205

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Cerithidium perparvulum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 July 1875 - 11 August 1875

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Type status:

Paralectotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Caenogastropoda

Family:

Cerithiidae

Genus:

Cerithidium Monterosato, 1884

Species:

Cerithidium perparvulum (Watson, 1886)

Synonyms:

Bittium perparvulum

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

27 July 1875 - 11 August 1875

Area:

Honolulu, Hawaii (off)

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

40 fathoms

Notes:

Ten paralectotypes of Bittium perparvulum Watson, 1885
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