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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1463 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphioplus congensis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura congensis
  • mouth of the Congo RIver
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast
  • 1874-1876 (1874-01-01 - 1876-12-31)
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Identifications
Amphioplus congensis (Studer, 1882)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus congensis
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Amphiura congensis Studer, 1882
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura congensis
Identified by Theophile R. Studer in 1882
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Studer 1882, Page 19, Syntype of Amphiura congensis
 
Media of type text, Studer 1882. Description:Ubersicht uber die Ophiuriden, welche wahrend der Reise SMS Gazelle um die Erde 1874-1876 gesammelt wurden
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Media Details
Ubersicht uber die Ophiuriden, welche wahrend der Reise SMS Gazelle um die Erde 1874-1876 gesammelt wurden
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: mouth of the Congo RIver
Verbatim Locality: mouth of the Congo River
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 17 fms
Coordinates: -6.316545° 12.760744° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 7000 m
Penny Benson; 2014-06-25; Source: Google Earth
Collecting Date: 1874-1876 (1874-01-01 - 1876-12-31)
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken - fair in collection 1