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Sea snail

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Scientific name:

Turritella deliciosa

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

31 August 1874 - 31 August 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Caenogastropoda

Family:

Turritellidae

Genus:

Turritella Lamarck, 1799

Species:

Turritella deliciosa Watson, 1880

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

31 August 1874

Area:

Raine Island, Cape York, N.Australia

Water body:

Coral Sea

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