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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Tapes Paratapes undulata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 May 1875 - 10 May 1875

Form:

Dry

Station:

233A

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Veneridae

Genus:

Tapes

Subgenus:

Tapes Paratapes

Species:

Tapes Paratapes undulata (Born)

Station/Area Information

Station:

233A

Date collected:

19/05/1875

Area:

Off Kobe, between the islands of Sikok and Nipon, Japan

Water body:

Northwest Pacific Ocean

FAO:

61

Depth (Fathoms):

8-50 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

34.63

Decimal Longitude:

135.02

Surface Temperature:

62.6°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Sand

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