HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Lima tahitensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

18 September 1875 - 3 October 1875

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Family:

Limida

Family:

Limidae

Genus:

Lima

Species:

Lima tahitensis Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

18 September 1875 - 3 October 1875

Area:

Tahiti, French Polynesia

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

30-40 fathoms

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