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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Lima Limatula pygmaea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 January 1874 - 2 February 1874

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Family:

Limida

Family:

Limidae

Genus:

Lima

Subgenus:

Lima Limatula

Species:

Lima Limatula pygmaea Philippi, 1845

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

1 January 1874 - 2 February 1874

Area:

Royal Sound, Kerguelen Island

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

28 fathoms

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