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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2926

Astrophyton australe Verrill, 1874

Syntype of Astrophyton australe

Date Collected:

1874/1875

Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Australia: Tasmania | Pearson's Point, D'Entrecasteaux Channe

Current Identification
Astrophyton australe Verrill, 1874
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Gorgonocephalidae
Determiner: Addison Emery Verrill in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Media of type text, Verrill 1875. Description:Annelids and Echinoderms

(Media Record)(media file)

Verrill 1875 Description: Annelids and Echinoderms

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Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1 History

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  • Ocean:
  • Indian Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • Country:
  • Australia
  • Island:
  • Tasmania
  • Specific Locality:
  • Pearson's Point, D'Entrecasteaux Channe
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Pearson's Point, D'entricasteaux Channel, Tasmania
  • Depth:
  • 7 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -43.259998, 147.259995 (Error radius: 2120m) By: Penny Benson on 2022-01-03 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1874-01-01 / 1875-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1874-1875
  • Collectors:
  • Ralph Chandler; American Transit of Venus Expedition

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