HMS Challenger
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Bivalve

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Scientific name:

Pectunculus formosus

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 July 1873 - 26 April 1876

Form:

Dry

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Mollusca

Class:

Bivalvia

Order:

Veneroida

Family:

Glycymerididae

Genus:

Pectunculus Mörch, 1853

Species:

Pectunculus formosus Reeve

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

27 July 1873 - 26 April 1876

Area:

Cape Vincent, Cape Verde Islands

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

7-20 fathoms

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