HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NH:1899.114.846

Holding institution:

Donor:

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

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Propeamussium jeffreysii

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 January 1875 - 25 January 1875

Form:

Dry [also mummified tissue]

Type status:

Paralectotype

Station:

210

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Pectinoida

Family:

Propeamussiidae

Genus:

Propeamussium Sacco, 1897

Species:

Propeamussium jeffreysii (E. A. Smith, 1885)

Station/Area Information

Station:

210

Date collected:

25/01/1875

Area:

Mindanao Island, Philippines

Water body:

Mindanao Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

375 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

9.43

Decimal Longitude:

123.75

Gear:

Dredge & Trawl

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

78.5°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

61.5°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

56.6°F

Notes:

2 parts. paralectotype of Amussium jeffreysii
Missing image