HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.2858-2859

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Scientific name:

Cardita excavata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

6 April 1874 - 12 June 1874

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Carditoida

Family:

Carditidae

Genus:

Cardita Bruguière, 1792

Species:

Cardita excavata Deshayes, 1854

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

6 April 1874 - 12 June 1874

Area:

Port Jackson, Sydney, Australia

Water body:

Tasman Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

2-10 fathoms

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