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Bivalve

NH:1899.114.82

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Placamen foliacuem

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 August 1874 - 10 September 1874

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Veneridae

Genus:

Placamen Iredale, 1925

Species:

Placamen foliacuem (Philippi, 1846)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

25 August 1874 - 10 September 1874

Area:

Cape York (Queensland, Australia)

Water body:

Coral Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

6 fathoms

Notes:

Previous name: Chione foliacea
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