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Bivalve

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Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of the)

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Malletia gigantea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Nuculanoida

Family:

Malletiidae

Genus:

Malletia Desmoulins, 1832

Species:

Malletia gigantea (E. A. Smith, 1875)

Synonyms:

Solenella gigantea

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

1 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Area:

Kerguelen, Kerguelen Islands, French Southern and Antarctic Lands

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

0-120 fathoms

Notes:

Previous name: Solenella gigantea Smith
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