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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3148 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura (Amphiura) trachydisca
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiura trachydisca
  • Japan, Kanagawa; South of Joga Shima Lighthouse
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • October 26, 1906
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Amphiura (Amphiura) trachydisca H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura (Amphiura) trachydisca
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiura trachydisca H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura trachydisca
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 149, Paratype of Amphiura trachydisca

 
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: Japan, Kanagawa; South of Joga Shima Lighthouse
Verbatim Locality: In Uraga Strait (Entrance Gulf Of Tokyo)., Joga Shima Lt., N. 18.5d W., 3.7 Miles
Collecting Method: Lucas sounding machine; 9 foot Albatross-Blake beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 68 fms
Coordinates: 35° 4´ 42´´ N 139° 38´ 20´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-10-26; Source: U.S. Hydrographic Office 1291 published Oct 1891 extensive corrections Jan 1906
Collecting Date: October 26, 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 5094
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1