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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1406 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphichondrius granulatus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura granulata
  • Eastern Tropical Pacific
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central
  • February 23 - December 6, 1891 (1891-02-23 - 1891-12-06)
Identifications
Amphichondrius granulatus (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphichondrius granulatus
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiura granulata Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura granulata
Identified by Christian Lutken, Theodor Mortensen
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1899
Citations
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 155, Syntype of Amphiura granulata
plate X figs 1-4
 
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
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Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Eastern Tropical Pacific
Locality Remarks: per original description these are likely 2 of the 5 specimens from number 8158*
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: February 23 - December 6, 1891 (1891-02-23 - 1891-12-06)
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good and broken in collection 2