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Chiton

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Scientific name:

Chiton nigrovirescens

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

28 October 1873 - 17 December 1873

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Polyplacophora

Order:

Chitonida

Family:

Chitonidae

Genus:

Chiton Linnaeus, 1758

Species:

Chiton nigrovirescens Blainville, 1825

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

28 October 1873 - 17 December 1873

Area:

Sea point, near Cape Town, South Africa

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

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