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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1375 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura (Amphiura) angularis
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura angularis
  • Heard Island and McDonald Islands: Heard Island
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Antarctic and Southern
  • February 2, 1874
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Amphiura (Amphiura) angularis Lyman, 1879
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura (Amphiura) angularis
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiura angularis Lyman, 1879
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura angularis
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1879
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1879, Page 25, Syntype of Amphiura angularis
Plate XI. FIgs. 311-313
 
MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Heard Island and McDonald Islands: Heard Island
Verbatim Locality: off Heard Island
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 150 fms
Coordinates: 52° 4´ 0´´ S 71° 22´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1874-02-02; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: February 2, 1874
Collectors
HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876
Identifiers
station number: 150
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 2