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Snail

NH:1899.114.242

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Phos sculptilis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

8 September 1874 - 8 September 1874

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Neogastropoda

Family:

Buccinidae

Genus:

Phos Montfort, 1810

Species:

Phos sculptilis Watson, 1886

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

8 September 1874

Area:

Albany Island (off), Australia

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

3-12 fathoms

Notes:

Previous name: Phos (Strongylocera) sculptilis
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