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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Leda neaeriformis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

31 August 1874 - 31 August 1874

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Holotype

Station:

185

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Nuculanoida

Family:

Nuculanidae

Genus:

Leda Schumacher, 1817

Species:

Leda neaeriformis Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

185

Date collected:

31/08/1874

Area:

East of Cape York, North Australia

Water body:

Coral Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

135 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-11.59

Decimal Longitude:

144.03

Surface Temperature:

77°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Coral sand

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