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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Mytilus magellanicus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 January 1876 - 26 January 1876

Form:

Dry

Station:

315

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Mytiloida

Family:

Mytilidae

Genus:

Mytilus

Species:

Mytilus magellanicus Chemnitz

Station/Area Information

Station:

315

Date collected:

26/01/1876

Area:

Off the Falkland Islands, British Overseas Territory

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

5-12 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-51.67

Decimal Longitude:

-57.83

Surface Temperature:

50°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Sand and gravel

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