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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.1388

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Scientific name:

Capulus japonicus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

7 March 1875 - 7 March 1875

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Littorinimorpha

Family:

Capulidae

Genus:

Capulus

Species:

Capulus japonicus Adams, 1861

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

7 March 1875

Area:

Admiralty, north-east of Papua, Papua New Guinea

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

16-25 fathoms

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