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Mollusc

NHMUK-1887.2.9.102-105

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Scientific name:

Patella kerguelensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

14 January 1874 - 14 January 1874

Form:

Dry

Station:

149A

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Family:

Patellidae

Genus:

Patella

Species:

Patella kerguelensis Smith, 1877

Station/Area Information

Station:

149A

Date collected:

14/01/1874

Area:

Betsy Cove, Kerguelen Islands

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

40 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-49.13

Decimal Longitude:

70.15

Surface Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Green mud

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