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Bivalve

NHMUK-1887.2.9.3313

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Scientific name:

Amussium jeffreysii

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 January 1875 - 25 January 1875

Form:

Dry

Type status:

Lectotype ;Syntype

Station:

210

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Pectinoida

Family:

Propeamussiidae

Genus:

Amussium Herrmannsen, 1846

Species:

Amussium jeffreysii Smith, 1885

Station/Area Information

Station:

210

Date collected:

25/01/1875

Area:

North of Mindanao Island, Philippine Island

Water body:

Mindanao Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

375 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

9.43

Decimal Longitude:

123.75

Surface Temperature:

80.2°F

Bottom Temperature:

54.1°F

Gear:

Dredge & Trawl

Sediment sample:

Green mud

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

78.5°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

61.5°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

56.6°F

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