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  • Amphiura arcystata
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiura arcystata
  • Sagami Bay, Tsuragi Saki
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest: Japan: Honshu: Shizuoka Prefecture
  • May 4 1900
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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
State/Province: Honshu
County: Shizuoka Prefecture
Specific Locality: Sagami Bay, Tsuragi Saki
Verbatim Locality: Off Honshu Island, Japan., Tsuragi Saki Light, S. 80d, W. 4.3 M. ;
General Habitat: 8 foot Tanner Beam Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 110 to 259 fms
Coordinates: 35° 15´ 0´´ N 139° 25´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1900-05-04; Source: Centroid for Sagami-wan (bay), Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Collecting Date: May 4 1900
station number: 3695
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1