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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Perna samoensis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 July 1875 - 11 August 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Ostreida

Family:

Pteriidae

Genus:

Perna

Species:

Perna samoensis Baird

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

27 July 1875 - 11 August 1875

Area:

On the reefs at Honolulu, Sandwich Islands, Hawaiian Islands

Water body:

Eastern Central Pacific Ocean

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