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Mollusc

MANCH-549983

Holding institution:

Donor:

The British Museum (Natural History) (Donation, 1899)

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Tellina lux

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

8 September 1874 - 9 September 1874

Form:

dry

Type status:

Yes

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Cardiida

Family:

Tellinidae

Genus:

Tellina

Species:

Tellina lux Hanley, 1844

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

8 September 1874 - 9 September 1874

Area:

North of Cape York, Torres Strait, Australia

Water body:

Coral Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

12-11 fathoms

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