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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology AST-3686

Astropecten sanctaehelenae Mortensen, 1933

Syntype of Astropecten Sanctæ Helenæ

Date Collected:

1930-02

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast | St. Helena (off Sea Cow Cove or Flagstaff Bay)

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Asteroidea Paxillosida Astropectinidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Asteroidea Paxillosida Astropectinidae
Determiner: Theodor Mortensen in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

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Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1 History (3)

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Southeast
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Specific Locality:
  • St. Helena (off Sea Cow Cove or Flagstaff Bay)
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • St. Helena (off Sea Cow Cove or Flagstaff Bay)
  • Depth:
  • 23 fms
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1930-02-01 / 1930-02-28
  • Verbatim Date:
  • February 1930
  • Collectors:
  • Theodor Mortensen; Java-South Africa Expedition 1929-1930

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