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Bivalve

NH:1899.114.69

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Ervilia castanea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

2 July 1873 - 2 July 1873

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Station:

75

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Semelidae

Genus:

Ervilia Turton, 1822

Species:

Ervilia castanea (Montagu, 1803)

Station/Area Information

Station:

75

Date collected:

02/07/1873

Area:

Fayal (Faial), Portugal

Water body:

Northeast Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

27

Depth (Fathoms):

450 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

38.63

Decimal Longitude:

-28.48

Gear:

Dredge

Notes:

8 parts. Previous name: Ervilia castaneum
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