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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1437 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphipholis pentacantha
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Amphipholis pentacantha
  • St. Lucia
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Saint Lucia
  • February 15, 1879
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Identifications
Amphipholis pentacantha H.L. Clark, 1915
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphipholis pentacantha
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1915
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1915, Page 241, Holotype of Amphipholis pentacantha
Plate 6 figs 1, 2
 
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
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MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Saint Lucia
Specific Locality: St. Lucia
Verbatim Locality: off St. Lucia
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 226 fms
Coordinates: 13° 51´ 30´´ N 61° 3´ 45´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1879-02-12; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: February 15, 1879
Collectors
USCSS Blake Expeditions
Identifiers
station number: 215
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) fair in collection 1
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