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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Cardium Papyridea semisulcatum

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

28 October 1873 - 17 December 1873

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Cardiidae

Genus:

Cardium Römer, 1868

Subgenus:

Cardium Papyridea

Species:

Cardium Papyridea semisulcatum Gray, 1825

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

28 October 1873 - 17 December 1873

Area:

Simon's Bay, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

15-20 fathoms

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