HMS Challenger
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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.1323

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Scientific name:

Cypraea cinerea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 September 1873 - 10 September 1873

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Littorinimorpha

Family:

Cypraeidae

Genus:

Cypraea

Species:

Cypraea cinerea Gmelin, 1791

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

10 September 1873

Area:

Pernambuco, Brazil

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

350-400 fathoms

Notes:

From station 122, 122A, 122B or 122C
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