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Chiton

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Scientific name:

Plaxiphora carpenteri

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

14 October 1873 - 20 October 1873

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Polyplacophora

Order:

Chitonida

Family:

Mopaliidae

Genus:

Plaxiphora Gray, 1847

Species:

Plaxiphora carpenteri Haddon, 1886

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

14 October 1873 - 20 October 1873

Area:

Tristan da Cunha, British Overseas Territory

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

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