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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3740 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphioplus (Amphichilus) ochroleuca
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Amphiodia mesopoma
  • Torres Strait, Badu (Mulgrave) Island
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central: Australia: Queensland
  • November 1, 1913
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Amphioplus (Amphichilus) ochroleuca (Brock, 1888)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus (Amphichilus) ochroleuca
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Amphiodia mesopoma H.L. Clark, 1915
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiodia mesopoma
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1915
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1915, Page 247, Holotype of Amphiodia mesopoma
Plate 6 figs 11-14
Media of type text, Clark 1915. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Australia
State/Province: Queensland
Specific Locality: Torres Strait, Badu (Mulgrave) Island
Verbatim Locality: Badu, Torres Straits
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -10.111933° 142.145727° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 7811 m
Penny Benson; 2014-09-29; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced on land to include waters off the coasts of Badu Island
Collecting Date: November 1, 1913
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor (missing arms) in collection 1