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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1262 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Histampica duplicata
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura duplicata
  • off Sandy Bay
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Barbados
  • December 29-30, 1871 (1871-12-29 - 1871-12-30)
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Histampica duplicata (Lyman, 1875)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Histampica duplicata
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiura duplicata Lyman, 1875
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura duplicata
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1875
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1875, Page 19, Syntype of Amphiura duplicata
Plate V figures 78 Outline 87
Media of type text, Lyman 1875. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. IV no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. IV no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Barbados
Specific Locality: off Sandy Bay
Verbatim Locality: off Sandy Bay, Barbados
Locality Remarks: Coordinates based on JH Blake's travel journal.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 100 fms
Coordinates: 13° 3´ 0´´ N 59° 35´ 0´´ W (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 2 km
Penny Benson; 2013-08-14; Source: Georeferenced based on locality of Sandy Bay, Barbados
Collecting Date: December 29-30, 1871 (1871-12-29 - 1871-12-30)
dredging number: 217P-220P
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1
Contributed By Project: Hassler Expedition