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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1378 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura concolor
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura concolor
  • High Seas
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast: High Seas
  • October 27, 1875
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Amphiura concolor Lyman, 1879
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura concolor
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1879
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1879, Page 27, Syntype of Amphiura concolor
Plate XII Figs 317-319
Media of type text, Lyman 1879. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: High Seas
Specific Locality: High Seas
Verbatim Locality: [coordinate data only]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 2250 fms
Coordinates: 39° 13´ S 118° 49´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1875-10-27; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: October 27, 1875
collector number: 2158
station number: 291
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 2