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Scientific name:

Cryptoplax oculatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 October 1874 - 28 January 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Polyplacophora

Order:

Chitonida

Family:

Cryptoplacidae

Genus:

Cryptoplax Blainville, 1818

Species:

Cryptoplax oculatus (Quoy and Gaimard, 1834)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

26 October 1874 - 28 January 1875

Area:

Samboangan/Zamboanga, Philippines

Water body:

Celebes Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

10 fathoms

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