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Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.330

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Scientific name:

Trochus Margarita illotus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

30 December 1875 - 30 December 1875

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

304

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Family:

Trochidae

Genus:

Trochus

Subgenus:

Trochus Margarita

Species:

Trochus Margarita illotus Watson, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

304

Date collected:

31/12/1875

Area:

Port Otway, Chile

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

45 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-46.89

Decimal Longitude:

-75.20

Surface Temperature:

57.2°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Green mud

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02327

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