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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2619

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Scientific name:

Venus Chione jacksoni

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

6 April 1874 - 12 June 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Syntype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Veneridae

Genus:

Venus Linnaeus, 1758

Subgenus:

Venus Chione

Species:

Venus Chione jacksoni Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

6 April 1874 - 12 June 1874

Area:

Port Jackson, Sydney, Australia

Water body:

Tasman Sea

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