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Snail

NH:1899.114.225

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Alvania trajectus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

8 September 1874 - 8 September 1874

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

186

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Littorinimorpha

Family:

Rissoidae

Genus:

Alvania Risso, 1826

Species:

Alvania trajectus (Watson, 1886)

Station/Area Information

Station:

186

Date collected:

08/09/1874

Area:

Wednesday Island (off), Australia

Water body:

Coral Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

8 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-10.50

Decimal Longitude:

142.30

Gear:

Dredge

Notes:

2 parts. Previous name: Rissoa trajectus Watson, 1885
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