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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1466

Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus (Lyman, 1879)

Syntype of Amphiura dalea

Date Collected:

1876-03-02

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast: High Seas | High Seas; off Rio de La Plata

Media type: image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Identified as Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus type status Syntype of Amphiura dalea. . Description: specimens and labels

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MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus. Syntype. Description: specimens and labels

Media type: image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Identified as Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus type status Syntype of Amphiura dalea. . Description: Dorsal specimen view

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MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus. Syntype. Description: Dorsal specimen view

Media type: image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Identified as Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus type status Syntype of Amphiura dalea. . Description: ventral specimen view

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MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus. Syntype. Description: ventral specimen view

Media type: image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Identified as Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus type status Syntype of Amphiura dalea. . Description: Specimens with labels

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MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus. Syntype. Description: Specimens with labels

Media type: image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Identified as Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus type status Syntype of Amphiura dalea. . Description: arms of two different mixed specimens

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MCZ:IZ:OPH-1466 Amphioplus (Unioplus) daleus. Syntype. Description: arms of two different mixed specimens

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Amphiura dalea Lyman, 1879 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman III in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Lyman 1879, page 27, Syntype of Amphiura dalea Lyman, 1879 Plate XII Figs. 320-322
Media type: text, Lyman 1879. Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2

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Lyman 1879 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2

  • station number: 325

Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (dry) good deaccessioned - used up 1 History
Remarks: 1 cm piece of arm already broken off from central disk
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History (3)
Remarks: partial arm; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-09-30
subsampled by=Nina Black   determined date=2022-09-30   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 2 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2022-09-27

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Southeast
  • Country:
  • High Seas
  • Specific Locality:
  • High Seas; off Rio de La Plata
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • [coordinate data only]
  • Depth:
  • 2650 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -36.733333, -46.266666 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1876-03-02 (Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (36° 44′ 0″ S  46° 16′ 0″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1876-03-02
  • Verbatim Date:
  • March 2, 1876
  • Collector:
  • HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876

  • None

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  • Deaccessioned