Gambia Islands

Island/Location Mangareva at., Vaiatekeue Is.
Specific location 3.6m coral rocks
Family Pteriidae
Genus/Species Pinctada maculata
Diet/Habitat Suspension feeder
Collection date 13 Feb 1903
Collector/Collection Dr. L.G. Seurat.
Museum Australian Museum
Museum aquasition No. AM: C119180
Notes Articulated/juvinile. Fine spines on exterior. 1.83g
 δ13C   CRA ± ΔR ±

Island/Location Mangareva at.
Specific location  
Family Pteriidae
Genus/Species Pinctada margaritifera
Diet/Habitat Suspension feeder
Collection date Sep 1903
Collector/Collection Dr. L.G. Seurat.
Museum Australian Museum
Museum aquasition No. AM:C028221
Notes Articulated with ligament (worn). Exterior CaCo3. 22.2g
 δ13C   CRA ± ΔR ±

Island/Location Mangareva at.
Specific location  
Family Pteriidae
Genus/Species Pinctada sp.
Diet/Habitat Suspension feeder
Collection date ca1928
Collector/Collection Capt. V. Brisson
Museum Auckland Museum
Museum aquasition No. AK:52284
Notes Articulated valve with ligament. 8.59g
 δ13C   CRA ± ΔR ±

Island/Location Tearia Bank
Specific location 18m
Family Chamidae
Genus/Species Chama pacifica
Diet/Habitat Suspension feeder/ Stenohaline
Collection date 21 Nov 1904
Collector/Collection Seurat
Museum Museum of Natural History, Paris
Museum aquasition No. PM:- -
Notes Articulated with ligament. Animal remains. 45.89g
 δ13C   CRA ± ΔR ±