HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2418

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Scientific name:

Neaera kerguelensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 January 1874 - 9 February 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Anomalodesmata

Family:

Cuspidariidae

Genus:

Neaera Gray, 1833

Species:

Neaera kerguelensis Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

1 January 1874 - 9 February 1874

Area:

Off Christmas Harbour, Kerguelen Island

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

120 fathoms

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