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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1292 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura bellis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura bellis
  • Japan: Off Sagami Bay
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • May 12, 1875
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Amphiura bellis Lyman, 1879
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura bellis
Identified by Theodore Lyman III
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1879, Page 19, Syntype of Amphiura bellis
Plate XI Figs. 282-284
MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Japan: Off Sagami Bay
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 345 fms
Coordinates: 35° 11´ 0´´ N 139° 28´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1875-05-12; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: May 12, 1875
HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876
station number: 232
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 2