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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4965 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura (Ophiopeltis) tenuis
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Ophionephthys tenuis
  • Australia, Western Australia, Broome
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • September 1929 (1929-09-01 - 1929-09-30)
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Amphiura (Ophiopeltis) tenuis (H.L. Clark, 1938)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura (Ophiopeltis) tenuis
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophionephthys tenuis H.L. Clark, 1938
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Ophionephthys tenuis
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1938
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1938, Page 241, Paratype of Ophionephthys tenuis
Media of type text, Clark 1938. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Australia, Western Australia, Broome
Verbatim Locality: Broome, W. Australia
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -17.96361° 122.23028° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Penny Benson; 2014-05-28; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: September 1929 (1929-09-01 - 1929-09-30)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection ca.25
Microhabitat: jetty flat