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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology AST-2565

Pseudarchaster tessellatus Sladen, 1889

Date Collected:

1850-01-01/1918-04-30

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast: South Africa | Cape Point, 38 miles

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Asteroidea Paxillosida Pseudarchasteridae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2020-10-29
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: Source: World Register of Marine Species
Previous Identification
Pseudarchaster brachyactis H.L. Clark, 1923 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Asteroidea Paxillosida Pseudarchasteridae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy

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  • station number: 17965

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) unchecked unknown 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
age class young [no agent data]
Remarks: Poor condition; not typical.

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Southeast
  • Country:
  • South Africa
  • Specific Locality:
  • Cape Point, 38 miles
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Cape Colony, Cape Point, 38 miles
  • Depth:
  • 315 - 400 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -34.398399, 18.4288500 (Error radius: 42420m) By: Jennifer Goldstein on 2020-10-08 (Source: GeoLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1850-01-01 / 1918-04-30
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

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