HMS Challenger
Home  /  Scissurella crispata (Scissurella/Scissurellidae/Gastropoda/Mollusca/Animalia)

Sea snail

NHMUK-1887.2.9.393-395

Holding institution:

Licence:

Creative Commons CC0 1.0

Scientific name:

Scissurella crispata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 December 1873 - 27 December 1873

Form:

Dry

Station:

145

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Family:

Scissurellidae

Genus:

Scissurella

Species:

Scissurella crispata Fleming, 1828

Station/Area Information

Station:

145

Date collected:

27/12/1873

Area:

Off Prince Edward Island, South Africa, Prince Edward Islands

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

140 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-46.72

Decimal Longitude:

38.08

Surface Temperature:

41°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic sand

Missing image