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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3670 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Astrosierra microconus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Conocladus microconus
  • between Freemantle and Geraldton
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Australia: Western Australia
  • 1929 (1929-01-01 - 1929-12-31)
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Identifications
Astrosierra microconus (H.L. Clark, 1914)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Gorgonocephalidae Astrosierra microconus
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Conocladus microconus H.L. Clark, 1914
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Gorgonocephalidae Conocladus microconus
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1914
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1914, Page 156, Paratype of Conocladus microconus
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: Australia
State/Province: Western Australia
Specific Locality: between Freemantle and Geraldton
Verbatim Locality: W. Australia: between Freemantle & Geraldton
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -30.822075° 113.348967° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 245726 m
Penny Benson; 2015-03-31; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced off the coast between Freemantle and Geraldton
Collecting Date: 1929 (1929-01-01 - 1929-12-31)
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (some broken arms) in collection 1