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Sea butterfly

NHMUK-1889.11.14.246

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Scientific name:

Cavolinia longirostris

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

22 January 1875 - 22 January 1875

Form:

Fluid

Station:

209

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Thecosomata

Family:

Cavoliniidae

Genus:

Cavolinia

Species:

Cavolinia longirostris (Lesueur, 1821)

Synonyms:

Diacavolinia longirostris (Blainville, 1821)

Station/Area Information

Station:

209

Date collected:

22/01/1875

Area:

West of Cebu Island, Philippine Island

Water body:

Camotes Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

95-100 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

10.23

Decimal Longitude:

123.90

Surface Temperature:

81°F

Bottom Temperature:

71°F

Gear:

Dredge & Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

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