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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3893 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphipholis squamata
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphipholis japonica
  • Japan, Arai Beach, Misaki Marine Biological Station
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • Summer 1910 (1910-06-01 - 1910-08-31)
Identifications
Amphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphipholis squamata
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphipholis japonica Matsumoto, 1915
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphipholis japonica
Identified by H. Matsumoto
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
A New Classification of the Ophiuroidea: With Descriptions of New Genera and Species
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Media Details
A New Classification of the Ophiuroidea: With Descriptions of New Genera and Species
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Japan, Arai Beach, Misaki Marine Biological Station
General Habitat: under stone on fine sand
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: Summer 1910 (1910-06-01 - 1910-08-31)
Collectors
[no agent data]
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) fair arms missing in collection 1