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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2853

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Scientific name:

Astarte magellanica

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

24 December 1873 - 27 December 1873

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Carditoida

Family:

Astartidae

Genus:

Astarte J. de C. Sowerby, 1816

Species:

Astarte magellanica Smith, 1881

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

24 December 1873 - 27 December 1873

Area:

Marion Island, South Africa

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

100 fathoms

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