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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Raeta pulchella

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

28 May 1875 - 28 May 1875

Form:

Fluid

Station:

233C

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Family:

Mactridae

Genus:

Raeta

Species:

Raeta pulchella Adams and Reeve

Station/Area Information

Station:

233C

Date collected:

28/05/1875

Area:

Bingo-nada (gulf), Japan

Water body:

Northwest Pacific Ocean

FAO:

61

Depth (Fathoms):

12 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

34.30

Decimal Longitude:

133.35

Surface Temperature:

66.8°F

Bottom Temperature:

59.9°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Temperature at 10 fathoms:

60.3°F

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