HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Arca noae

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

22 April 1873 - 22 April 1873

Form:

Dry

Station:

36

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Arcoida

Family:

Arcidae

Genus:

Arca Linnaeus, 1758

Species:

Arca noae Linnaeus, 1758

Station/Area Information

Station:

36

Date collected:

23/04/1873

Area:

Off Bermuda, British Overseas Territory

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

31

Depth (Fathoms):

36 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

32.12

Decimal Longitude:

-65.07

Surface Temperature:

67.5°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Coral mud

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