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Brachiopod

NH:1899.114.389

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Megerlia truncata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 February 1873 - 10 February 1873

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Brachiopoda

Class:

Rhynchonellata

Order:

Terebratulida

Family:

Kraussinidae

Genus:

Megerlia King, 1850

Species:

Megerlia truncata (Linnaeus, 1767)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

10 February 1873

Area:

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

70 fathoms

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