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Snail

NH:1899.114.218

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Ziba verrucosa verrucosa

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

29 July 1874 - 29 July 1874

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Neogastropoda

Family:

Mitridae

Genus:

Ziba H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853

Species:

Ziba verrucosa (Reeve, 1845)

Subspecies:

Ziba verrucosa verrucosa

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

29 July 1874

Area:

Levuka, Fiji

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

12 fathoms

Notes:

Previous names: Mitra verrucosa Reeve; Mitra (Cancilla) verrucosa Reeve. This sub-species could not be found on www.marinespecies.org.
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