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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1447 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiodia occidentalis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiura occidentalis
  • Monterey
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: United States: California
  • [no verbatim date data] (1800-01-01 - 1859-01-01)
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Amphiodia occidentalis (Lyman, 1860)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiodia occidentalis
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiura occidentalis Lyman, 1860
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura occidentalis
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1861
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1861, Page 194, Paratype of Amphiura occidentalis

Descriptions of New Ophiuridae
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Media Details
Descriptions of New Ophiuridae
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: California
Specific Locality: Monterey
Verbatim Locality: Monterey California
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 36.187434° -122.852481° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 291900 m
Jeremy Kisala; 2019-11-18; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Placed coordinates offshore from Monterey County, with error extending to limits of EEZ
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1800-01-01 - 1859-01-01)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 2