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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology 139663

Amphiura (Amphiura) constricta Lyman, 1879

Date Collected:

2016-07-15

Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northeast: United States: California | California

Media type: image, MCZ:IZ:139663 Identified as Amphiura (Amphiura) constricta.

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MCZ:IZ:139663 Amphiura (Amphiura) constricta.

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae
Determiner: Penny Benson on 2016-07-15
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: Carcystata?

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  • cruise number: NA074-California
  • dive number: H1536
  • station number: NA074-043-01

Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal: tissue (RNAlater) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: B-snip of ophiuroid arm; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2016-09-02
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 2 History
Remarks: A

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Adam J. Baldinger 2022-11-21

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  • Eventlog description=sedimentary rock with ping tinge, two pieces during sampling, clear layers with orange tinge visibile Wetlab description=red brown coloration visible layers, porous WetLab Description Subsample=ophiuroid Subsample Biometrics= N/A

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  • Ocean:
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Pacific, Northeast
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • California
  • Specific Locality:
  • California
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • California
  • Depth:
  • 102.9 m
  • Locality Remarks:
  • T05:38:43.339Z
  • Georeference:
  • 34.1485000, -120.50930 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: E/V Nautilus, Ocean Exploration Trust on 2016-07-15 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Method:
  • ROV Grab
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 2016-07-15
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 2016-07-15
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • Temp=9.672deg C, Salinity=33.91psu, Oxygen=111.18(╬╝moles/L), Corrected O2 data=90.38934
  • Collector:
  • E/V Nautilus-074, Ocean Exploration Trust

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]