HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.3175-3177

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Scientific name:

Modiolaria semigranata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 June 1873 - 26 June 1873

Form:

Dry

Station:

70

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Mytiloida

Family:

Mytilidae

Genus:

Modiolaria

Species:

Modiolaria semigranata (Reeve)

Station/Area Information

Station:

70

Date collected:

26/06/1873

Area:

West of Azores, Portugal

Water body:

Northeast Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

27

Depth (Fathoms):

1675 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

38.42

Decimal Longitude:

-35.83

Surface Temperature:

70°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Globigerina ooze

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02568

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