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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3942 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Astrothorax waitei
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Astrothamnus rugosus
  • Bass Strait, E of Flinders Island
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Australia: Tasmania
  • 1909-1914 (1909-01-01 - 1914-12-31)
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Identifications
Astrothorax waitei (Benham, 1909)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Gorgonocephalidae Astrothorax waitei
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Astrothamnus rugosus H.L. Clark, 1916
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Gorgonocephalidae Astrothamnus rugosus
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1916
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1916, Page 85, Paratype of Astrothamnus rugosus
 
Media of type text, Clark 1916. Description:Biological Results of the Fishing Experiments carried on by the FIS Endeavour 1909-1914
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Media Details
Biological Results of the Fishing Experiments carried on by the FIS Endeavour 1909-1914
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: Australia
Island: Tasmania
Specific Locality: Bass Strait, E of Flinders Island
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 100 to 300 fms
Coordinates: -39.951591° 149.021729° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 76123 m
Penny Benson; 2015-03-30; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1909-1914 (1909-01-01 - 1914-12-31)
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1