HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2554.1

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Scientific name:

Tellina Macoma uruguayensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 February 1876 - 25 February 1876

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Lectotype;Syntype

Station:

321

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Tellinidae

Genus:

Tellina Linnaeus, 1758

Subgenus:

Tellina Macoma

Species:

Tellina Macoma uruguayensis Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

321

Date collected:

25/02/1876

Area:

Off Montevideo, Uruguay

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

13 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-35.03

Decimal Longitude:

-55.25

Surface Temperature:

73.5°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

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