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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2926 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Astrophyton australe
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Astrophyton australe
  • Tasmania, Pearson's Point, D'entricasteaux Channel
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • 1874-1875 (1874-01-01 - 1875-12-31)
Identifications
Astrophyton australe Verrill, 1874
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Gorgonocephalidae Astrophyton australe
Identified by Addison Emery Verrill in 1876
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Verrill 1875, Page 74, Syntype of Astrophyton australe
 
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Media Details
Annelids and Echinoderms
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Tasmania, Pearson's Point, D'entricasteaux Channel
Verbatim Locality: Pearson's Point, D'entricasteaux Channel, Tasmania
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 7 fms
Collecting Date: 1874-1875 (1874-01-01 - 1875-12-31)
Collectors
Ralph Chandler
American Transit of Venus Expedition
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1