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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5590 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphioplus (Lymanella) laevis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphiura praestans
  • Indonesia, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central: Java Sea
  • March 13, 1899 (1899-01-01 - 1899-12-31)
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Amphioplus (Lymanella) laevis (Lyman, 1874)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus (Lymanella) laevis
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphiura praestans Koehler, 1905
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura praestans
Identified by René Koehler in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID
Koehler 1905, Page 45, Syntype of Amphiura praestans
Plate IV figures 16, 17
Media of type text, Koehler 1905. Description:Ophiures de L'Expedition du Siboga 2nd Partie Ophiures Littorales
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Media Details
Ophiures de L'Expedition du Siboga 2nd Partie Ophiures Littorales
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Sea: Java Sea
Specific Locality: Indonesia, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Collecting Method: Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 234 m
Coordinates: 7° 16´ 0´´ S 115° 12´ 30´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1899-03-13; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: March 13, 1899 (1899-01-01 - 1899-12-31)
station number: 11
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (broken legs) in collection 1