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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Davila umbonata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

January 1874 - January 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Station:

149

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Mesodesmatidae

Genus:

Davila Gray, 1853

Species:

Davila umbonata Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

149

Date collected:

09/01/1874

Area:

Off Royal Sound, Kerguelen Island

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

FAO:

58

Depth (Fathoms):

25 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-49.13

Decimal Longitude:

70.20

Surface Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Green mud

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