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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.170

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Scientific name:

Trochus niloticus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

29 July 1874 - 29 July 1874

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Family:

Trochidae

Genus:

Trochus

Species:

Trochus niloticus Linnaeus, 1758

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

29 July 1874

Area:

Fiji

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

2-10 fathoms

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