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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4761 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura spinipes
  • unknown (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura spinipes
  • 10 miles N.W of Cape Maria van Diemen
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southwest: New Zealand
  • 1914-1916 (1914-01-01 - 1916-12-31)
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Identifications
Amphiura spinipes Mortensen, 1924
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura spinipes
Identified by Theodor Mortensen in 1924
Nature of ID: type ID
Amphiura (Amphiura) spinipes Mortensen, 1924
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura (Amphiura) spinipes
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Citations
Mortensen 1924, Page 134, Syntype of Amphiura spinipes

 
II. Ophiuroidea
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Media Details
II. Ophiuroidea
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: New Zealand
Specific Locality: 10 miles N.W of Cape Maria van Diemen
Verbatim Locality: 10 miles N.W of Cape Maria van Diemen, New Zealand
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 50 fms
Coordinates: -34.466667° 172.65° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 602 m
Penny Benson; 2015-01-28; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1914-1916 (1914-01-01 - 1916-12-31)
Collectors
Theodor Mortensen
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
unknown (70% ethanol) missing unknown 1 jar found empty February 2015