FMNH 368057

FM Catalog: Invertebrate Zoology
Catalog Subset: Molluscan
Scientific Name: Monetaria moneta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order: Littorinimorpha
Family: Cypraeidae
Genus: Monetaria
Species: moneta
Field #: WR-368057
Collector: W. Rumball
Geography: Oceania, New Guinea: Weewak Reef
DWc Country: New Guinea
Date Collected: Oct 1973
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: No
Count: 2
EMu IRN: 4090436
OccurenceID: 093ab63c-f527-495e-b569-36386652f9d7

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