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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.3018

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Scientific name:

Pectunculus pectinatus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 September 1873 - 1 September 1873

Form:

Dry

Station:

113

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Glycymerididae

Genus:

Pectunculus Mörch, 1853

Species:

Pectunculus pectinatus (Gmelin)

Station/Area Information

Station:

113

Date collected:

01/09/1873

Area:

Off Fernando Noronha, Brazil

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

1010 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-3.68

Decimal Longitude:

-32.37

Surface Temperature:

78°F

Bottom Temperature:

37.5°F

Sediment sample:

Globigerina ooze

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