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Bivalve

NH:1899.114.823

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Dosinia circularis

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

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Veneridae

Genus:

Dosinia Scopoli, 1777

Species:

Dosinia circularis Römer, 1862

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

25 August 1874 - 10 September 1874

Area:

Cape York (west), Queensland, Australia

Water body:

Coral Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

28 fathoms

Notes:

3 parts.
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