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Mussel

NH:1899.114.114

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of the)1899-08-08

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Mytilus sulcatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 August 1874 - 10 September 1874

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Genus:

Mytilus

Species:

Mytilus sulcatus Lamarck

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

25 August 1874 - 10 September 1874

Area:

Cape York (Queensland, Australia)

Water body:

Coral Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

8 fathoms

Notes:

4 parts. This species name could not be found on www.marinespecies.org
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