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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3137 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura arcystata
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiura arcystata
  • Hokkaido Island, Tomakomai, SE of
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest: Japan
  • 3 Oct 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, Tomakomai, SE of
Verbatim Locality: Japan, Hokkaido Island, Tomakomai, SE of
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 269 to 326 fms
Coordinates: 42° 11´ 0´´ N 141° 57´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-10-03; Source: Dredging and Hydrographic Records of the US Fisheries Steamer Albatross - and original label
Collecting Date: 3 Oct 1906
station number: 5039
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1