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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.3212

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Scientific name:

Plicatula ramosa

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

26 February 1876 - 26 February 1876

Form:

Dry

Station:

322

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Pectinida

Family:

Plicatulidae

Genus:

Plicatula

Species:

Plicatula ramosa Lamarck

Station/Area Information

Station:

322

Date collected:

26/02/1876

Area:

Off Montevideo, Uruguay

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

21 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-35.33

Decimal Longitude:

-53.70

Surface Temperature:

71.5°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Sand and shells

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