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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology AST-3687

Tethyaster vestitus magnificus (Bell, 1881)

Date Collected:

1930-02

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast: Saint Helena | St. Helena Island

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Asteroidea Paxillosida Astropectinidae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2022-02-17
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: fide WoRMS. Originally ID'ed as Moiraster magnificus.

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

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Jennifer Goldstein 2022-02-17

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Southeast
  • Country:
  • Saint Helena
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • [unknown]
  • Specific Locality:
  • St. Helena Island
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • St. Helena
  • Depth:
  • 22 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -15.950000, -5.7000000 (Error radius: 1000m) By: Brendan Haley on 2019-06-10 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1930-02-01 / 1930-02-28
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Feb 1930
  • Collector:
  • Theodor Mortensen

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