HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2635-2638

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Scientific name:

Venus Chione lionota

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

4 October 1874 - 10 October 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 lionota Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

4 October 1874 - 10 October 1874

Area:

Ambiona [Ambon], Indonesia

Water body:

Banda Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

15-20 fathoms

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