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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3002 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiophiura superba
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiura hadra
  • United States, Washington, Sea Lion Rocks
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northeast
  • 29 Jun 1889
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Identifications
Amphiophiura superba (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Amphiophiura superba
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiura hadra H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiura hadra
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 80, Paratype of Ophiura hadra
 
Media of type text, Clark 1911. Description:North Pacific Ophiurans in the Collection of the United States National Museum
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Media Details
North Pacific Ophiurans in the Collection of the United States National Museum
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: United States, Washington, Sea Lion Rocks
Verbatim Locality: Sea Lion Rocks, Washington
Collecting Method: Large Beam Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 859 fms
Coordinates: 47° 22´ 0´´ N 125° 41´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1889-06-29; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 29 Jun 1889
Identifiers
station number: 3075
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) broken in collection 1