RECORD: Darwin, C. R. List of shells from Patagonia, pp. 51-2. CUL-DAR43.1.51-52 Transcribed by Christine Chua, edited by John van Wyhe (Darwin Online, http://darwin-online.org.uk/)

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Christine Chua and edited by John van Wyhe. 12.2019. RN1

NOTE: See Geological observations on South America. (F273).

Reproduced with permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library and William Huxley Darwin.


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St. Julian's Patagonia

probably between 20 & 40 fathoms

3 species of Pecten

2                Fusus

1                Pyrula

1                Scalaria

1                Turriletta

1                Terebratula

1                Cardium r

[illeg] fragments of Balinidee

1                Scarletta

[x]

S. Cruz Patagonia

probably between 7 & 15 fathoms

Voluta (same species as one from S. Cruz)

Trochus

Turriletta

Natica (same species as natica from Navedad)

Crepidula

Struthiolaria ?

3 species of Mactra

Venus

Nucula

Cucullæa (arca)

Trigonocelia (Pectunculus)

Cardita

Cardium

Crassatella

Serpulæ

>52

Huafo Chile

any where between fathoms

Bulla

Dentelium

Pleurotoma

Fusus

Turriletta

Venus

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Navedad Chile

probably between one & 10 fathoms

Pecten

Cytheræa

Venus

Mactra

Lima

2 - Monoceros

     Pectunculus

2 - Voluta

     Oliva

2 - Pleurotoma

     Trochus

4 - Fusus

2 - Turriletta

     Cassis

Pysula

Triton

Sigaretus

Natica

2 Cardium

2 Terebra

2 Dentelium

Part of a Terebr

[x]

Copiapo Chile - Cordillera

perhaps 30 or 40 fathoms

Pecten

Turriletta

Astarte

Gryphæa

Perna

Aricula

2 Terebratula

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Cordillera Central Chile

Gryphæa near Coulini

arca near Gabrielis

Trigonia, near costata - [Perth?]

Phola[s] [illeg]

Isocardia

Lower Greensand? Such an association to have been in this distant of truly

[2 words illeg]   in that formation depth  [illeg] 10 & 20 fath

 


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