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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1294 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura (Amphiura) capensis
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura capensis
  • South Africa, between Cape of Good Hope and Port Natal (Durban)
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast
  • [no verbatim date data] (1800-01-01 - 1866-01-01)
Identifications
Amphiura (Amphiura) capensis Ljungman, 1867
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura (Amphiura) capensis
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiura capensis Ljungman, 1866
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura capensis
Identified by Axel Vilhelm Ljungman in 1866
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Ljungman 1866, Page 320, Syntype of Amphiura capensis

 
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Media Details
Ophiuroidea viventia hue usque cognita enumerat
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: South Africa, between Cape of Good Hope and Port Natal (Durban)
Verbatim Locality: between Cape of Good Hope and Port Natal
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1800-01-01 - 1866-01-01)
Collectors
Hjalmar Kinberg
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) broken - arms missing in collection 1