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Sea snail

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Scientific name:

Nassa Hima capillaris

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 September 1873 - 1 September 1873

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

113A

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Neogastropoda

Family:

Nassariidae

Genus:

Nassa

Subgenus:

Nassa Hima

Species:

Nassa Hima capillaris Watson, 1882

Station/Area Information

Station:

113A

Date collected:

01/09/1873

Area:

Anchorage at Fernando Noronha, Brazil

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

25 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-3.78

Decimal Longitude:

-32.41

Surface Temperature:

78°F

Sediment sample:

Hard ground

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