HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.3250-3256

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Scientific name:

Pecten patagonicus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

13 January 1876 - 13 January 1876

Form:

Dry

Station:

312

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Pectinoida

Family:

Pectinidae

Genus:

Pecten O. F. Müller, 1776

Species:

Pecten patagonicus King

Station/Area Information

Station:

312

Date collected:

13/01/1876

Area:

Port Famine, Magellan Strait, Chile

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

9 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-53.63

Decimal Longitude:

-70.93

Surface Temperature:

47.8°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02271

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