HMS Challenger
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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.8.1416-1417

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Scientific name:

Calyptraea calyptraeformis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

23 April 1874 - 23 April 1874

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Littorinimorpha

Family:

Calyptraeidae

Genus:

Calyptraea Lamarck, 1799

Species:

Calyptraea calyptraeformis (Lamarck, 1822)

Synonyms:

Sigapatella calyptraeformis (Lamarck, 1822)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

23 April 1874

Area:

Port Jackson, Sydney, Australia

Water body:

Tasman Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

7-15 fathoms

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