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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2270

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Scientific name:

Cylichna tahitensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

28 September 1875 - 28 September 1875

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Cephalaspidea

Family:

Cylichnidae

Genus:

Cylichna

Species:

Cylichna tahitensis Watson, 1883

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

28 September 1875

Area:

Tahiti, French Polynesia

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

20 fathoms

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