HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Cardium Fragum medium

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 September 1873 - 1 September 1873

Form:

Dry

Station:

113A

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Cardiidae

Genus:

Cardium Römer, 1868

Subgenus:

Cardium Fragum

Species:

Cardium Fragum medium Linnaeus, 1758

Station/Area Information

Station:

113A

Date collected:

01/09/1873

Area:

Anchorage off Fernando Noronha Island, North-east of Brazil

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

25 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-3.78

Decimal Longitude:

-32.41

Surface Temperature:

78°F

Sediment sample:

Hard ground

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