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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.1492

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Scientific name:

Turritella Torcula admirabilis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

7 March 1875 - 7 March 1875

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Caenogastropoda

Family:

Turritellidae

Genus:

Turritella Lamarck, 1799

Subgenus:

Turritella Torcula

Species:

Turritella Torcula admirabilis Watson, 1880

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

7 March 1875

Area:

Admiralty Islands, N.E. of Papua

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

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