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Chiton

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Scientific name:

Plaxiphora carmichaelis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

2 January 1876 - 2 January 1876

Form:

Dry

Station:

306A

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Polyplacophora

Order:

Chitonida

Family:

Mopaliidae

Genus:

Plaxiphora Gray, 1847

Species:

Plaxiphora carmichaelis Gray, 1828

Station/Area Information

Station:

306A

Date collected:

02/01/1876

Area:

South Chile

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

345 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-48.45

Decimal Longitude:

-74.50

Surface Temperature:

57.5°F

Bottom Temperature:

46°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02657

Temperature at 25 fathoms:

49.3°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

47.2°F

Temperature at 75 fathoms:

46.8°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

46.2°F

Temperature at 125 fathoms:

46°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

46°F

Temperature at 175 fathoms:

46°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

46°F

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