HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.3218

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Scientific name:

Lima lata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

28 August 1873 - 28 August 1873

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Lectotype ;Syntype

Station:

109

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Family:

Limida

Family:

Limidae

Genus:

Lima

Species:

Lima lata Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

109

Date collected:

28/08/1873

Area:

Off St Paul's Rocks, Mid Atlantic, North-east of Brazil

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

34

Depth (Fathoms):

104 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

0.93

Decimal Longitude:

-29.38

Surface Temperature:

77.7°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Hard ground

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