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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2611

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Scientific name:

Tawera lagopus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

31 October 1874 - 31 October 1874

Form:

Dry

Station:

203

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Veneridae

Genus:

Tawera Iredale, 1925

Species:

Tawera lagopus (Röding, 1798)

Synonyms:

Venus (Chione) calophylla

Station/Area Information

Station:

203

Date collected:

31/10/1874

Area:

South of Luzon, Philippines

Water body:

Visayan Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

20 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

11.10

Decimal Longitude:

123.15

Surface Temperature:

85°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Mud

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