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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2824 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Astrodia plana
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Lectotype of Asteronyx plana
    Syntype of Asteronyx plana
  • Colombia, South of Malpelo Island
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southeast
  • March 4, 1891
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Astrodia plana (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Asteronychidae Astrodia plana
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Asteronyx plana Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Asteronychidae Asteronyx plana
Identified by Christian Lutken, Theodor Mortensen in 1899
Nature of ID: type ID
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 186, Syntype of Asteronyx plana
plate XXI figs 7-9
Okanishi and Fujita 2014, Page 196, Lectotype of Asteronyx plana
Figure 8 A-F (p. 197)
Media of type text, Lutken and Mortensen 1899. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Colombia, South of Malpelo Island
Verbatim Locality: Malpelo Island, South of, Colombia
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1132 fms
Coordinates: 3° 9´ N 82° 8´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1891-03-04; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: March 4, 1891
station number: 3376
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1