HMS Challenger
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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.1746-1748

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Scientific name:

Bittium xanthum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

7 September 1874 - 7 September 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Caenogastropoda

Family:

Cerithiidae

Genus:

Bittium

Species:

Bittium xanthum Watson, 1885

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

7 September 1874

Area:

Torres Strait, North-east Australia

Water body:

Coral Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

3-11 fathoms

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