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Scientific name:

Spirula peronii

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

22 February 1875 - 22 February 1875

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Cephalopoda

Order:

Spirulida

Family:

Spirulidae

Genus:

Spirula

Species:

Spirula peronii Lamarck, 1822

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

22 February 1875

Area:

70 miles north-east of Fort D'Urville, Papua New Guinea

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

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