HMS Challenger
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Sea snail

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Scientific name:

Fasciolaria maderensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 February 1873 - 10 February 1873

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

VII p

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Neogastropoda

Family:

Fasciolariidae

Genus:

Fasciolaria Lamarck, 1799

Species:

Fasciolaria maderensis Watson, 1882

Station/Area Information

Station:

VII p

Date collected:

10/02/1873

Area:

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

34

Depth (Fathoms):

78 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

28.58

Decimal Longitude:

-16.08

Surface Temperature:

64°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic sand

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