HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NH:1899.114.340

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Periploma compressum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 February 1876 - 25 February 1876

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Station:

321

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Anomalodesmata

Family:

Periplomatidae

Genus:

Periploma Schumacher, 1817

Species:

Periploma compressum d'Orbigny 1846

Station/Area Information

Station:

321

Date collected:

25/02/1876

Area:

Montevideo (off), Uruguay

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

13 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-35.03

Decimal Longitude:

-55.25

Gear:

Trawl

Notes:

2 parts. Misspelt as 'compressa'
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