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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4382 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiura (Dictenophiura) anoidea
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Dictenophiura anoidea
  • South Africa, Cape Colony: Algoa Bay
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast
  • [no verbatim date data] (1897-01-01 - 1918-12-31)
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Ophiura (Dictenophiura) anoidea H.L. Clark, 1923
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae Ophiura (Dictenophiura) anoidea
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Dictenophiura anoidea H.L. Clark, 1923
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiurinae Dictenophiura anoidea
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1923
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1923, Page 361, Paratype of Dictenophiura anoidea

The Echinoderm Fauna of South Africa
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The Echinoderm Fauna of South Africa
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: South Africa, Cape Colony: Algoa Bay
Verbatim Locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Colony
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -33.888278° 25.964421° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 25533 m
Penny Benson; 2014-06-03; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1897-01-01 - 1918-12-31)
SS Pieter Faure
station number: 599
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good and broken in collection 4