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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4189 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura stimpsoni
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Amphiura vivipara
  • Trinidad and Tobago: Tobago: Buccoo Bay
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central
  • April 1916 (1916-04-01 - 1916-04-30)
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Identifications
Amphiura stimpsoni Lütken, 1859
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura stimpsoni
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiura vivipara H.L. Clark, 1918
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura vivipara
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1918
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1918, Page 268, Paratype of Amphiura vivipara
 
Media of type text, shows publication. 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
Specific Locality: Trinidad and Tobago: 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)
Collectors
Hubert Lyman Clark
Carnegie Institute Expedition 1916-1917
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection ca.240 Photographed by Quetzalli Hernandez July 2014