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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.250-261

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Scientific name:

Trochus Photinula expansus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

17 January 1874 - 17 January 1874

Form:

Dry

Station:

149B

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Family:

Trochidae

Genus:

Trochus

Subgenus:

Trochus Photinula

Species:

Trochus Photinula expansus Sowerby

Station/Area Information

Station:

149B

Date collected:

17/01/1874

Area:

Off Royal Sound, Kerguelen Island

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

25-30 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-49.47

Decimal Longitude:

70.50

Surface Temperature:

40.5°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Green mud

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