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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3163 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphioplus (Amphioplus) psilochora
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphiodia psilochora
  • Japan, Honshu Island, Sagami Bay, East of Hatsu Island
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 23 Oct 1906
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Amphioplus (Amphioplus) parviclypeus H.L. Clark, 1915
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus (Amphioplus) parviclypeus
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiodia psilochora H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiodia psilochora
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 165, Syntype of Amphiodia psilochora
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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, Honshu Island, Sagami Bay, East of Hatsu Island
Verbatim Locality: In Sagami Bay, Hondo, Japan., Joka Sima Lt., N. 84d E., 14.3 Miles.;
General Habitat: green mud and fine black sand
Collecting Method: Lucans sounding machine, 9 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 622 fms
Coordinates: 35° 6´ 45´´ N 139° 19´ 45´´ E (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1906-10-23; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 23 Oct 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 5085
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) poor (broken arms) in collection 2