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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4140 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphipholis januarii
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Amphipholis pachybactra
  • Tobago: Buccoo Bay
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Trinidad and Tobago
  • April 1916 (1916-04-01 - 1916-04-30)
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Amphipholis januarii Ljungman, 1866
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphipholis januarii
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphipholis pachybactra H.L. Clark, 1918
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphipholis pachybactra
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1918
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1918, Page 284, Holotype of Amphipholis pachybactra
plate 1 figs 3-5
Media of type text, Clark 1918. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXII no. 6
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXII no. 6
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Trinidad and Tobago
Specific Locality: Tobago: Buccoo Bay
Verbatim Locality: Buccoo Bay, Tobago
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 11.177882° -60.811479° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 647 m
Penny Benson; 2014-05-01; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: April 1916 (1916-04-01 - 1916-04-30)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 1