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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1407 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphipholis squamata
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphipholis kinbergi
  • South Africa, Cape of Good Hope
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast
  • [no verbatim date data] (1800-01-01 - 1866-01-01)
Identifications
Amphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphipholis squamata
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphipholis kinbergi Ljungman, 1872
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphipholis kinbergi
Identified by Axel Vilhelm Ljungman
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1871
Citations
Ljungman 1871, Page 646, Syntype of Amphipholis kinbergi

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: South Africa, Cape of Good Hope
Verbatim Locality: Cape of Good Hope
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) poor - no arms in collection 1