HMS Challenger
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Sea snail

NHMUK-1934.11.12.37

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Scientific name:

Cyclostoma

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 January 1876 - 26 January 1876

Form:

Fluid

Station:

315

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Gastropoda

Order:

Caenogastropoda

Family:

Epitoniidae

Genus:

Cyclostoma Lamarck, 1799

Station/Area Information

Station:

315

Date collected:

26/01/1876

Area:

Falkland Islands

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

12 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-51.67

Decimal Longitude:

-57.83

Surface Temperature:

50°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Sand and gravel

Notes:

Genus no longer valid. Species have been split between various Genus, not clear which in this case.
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