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Snail

NH:1899.114.244

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Planaxis sulcatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

24 July 1874 - 24 July 1874

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Caenogastropoda

Family:

Planaxidae

Genus:

Planaxis Lamarck, 1822

Species:

Planaxis sulcatus (Born, 1778)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

24 July 1874

Area:

Matuka, Fiji

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Notes:

Misspelt as 'sulcata'
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