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Sea snail

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Scientific name:

Fusus niphonicus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

2 November 1874 - 2 November 1874

Form:

Dry

Station:

204A

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Neogastropoda

Family:

Fasciolariidae

Genus:

Fusus

Species:

Fusus niphonicus Smith, 1879

Station/Area Information

Station:

204A

Date collected:

02/11/1874

Area:

Off Manilla, Philippines

Water body:

Sibuyan Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

100-115 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

12.72

Decimal Longitude:

122.15

Surface Temperature:

84°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Green mud

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