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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3136 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura arcystata
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiura arcystata
  • Hokkaido Island, Shizunai, SW of
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest: Japan
  • 19 Sep 1906
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Amphiura arcystata H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura arcystata
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1911, Page 145, Paratype of Amphiura arcystata
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
Country: Japan
Specific Locality: Hokkaido Island, Shizunai, SW of
Verbatim Locality: Japan: Hokkaido Island, Shizunai, SW of
Collecting Method: Multiple Methods
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 309 to 330 fms
Coordinates: 42° 10´ 20´´ N 142° 15´ 20´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-09-19; Source: Dredging and Hydrographic Records of the US Fisheries Steamer Albatross
Collecting Date: 19 Sep 1906
station number: 5043
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 2