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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2613

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Scientific name:

Tawera lagopus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

6 April 1874 - 12 June 1874

Form:

Dry

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

Date collected:

6 April 1874 - 12 June 1874

Area:

Port Jackson, Sydney, Australia

Water body:

Tasman Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

2-10 fathoms

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