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Sea snail

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Scientific name:

Trophon acanthodes

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

5 January 1876 - 5 January 1876

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

308

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Neogastropoda

Family:

Muricidae

Genus:

Trophon Montfort, 1810

Species:

Trophon acanthodes Watson, 1882

Station/Area Information

Station:

308

Date collected:

05/01/1876

Area:

Concepcion Channel, Chile

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

175 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-50.14

Decimal Longitude:

-74.68

Surface Temperature:

51.7°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

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