HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

NHMUK-1890.4.14.163

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Scientific name:

Avicula

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

18 February 1875 - 18 February 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Pterioida

Family:

Pteriidae

Genus:

Avicula Bruguière, 1792

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

18 February 1875

Area:

Samboangan/Zamboanga, Philippines

Water body:

Celebes Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

10 fathoms

Notes:

The date doesn't match the location - they had left the Philippines by this time.
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