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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5674 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphioplus philohelminthius
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphioplus philohelminthius
  • San Juan Bay
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southeast: Peru
  • February 7 1938
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Identifications
Amphioplus philohelminthius Ziesenhenne, 1940
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus philohelminthius
Identified by Fred C. Ziesenhenne in 1940
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Ziesenhenne 1940, Page 27, Paratype of Amphioplus philohelminthius
BHL page 33
 
New Ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions
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Media Details
New Ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Peru
Specific Locality: San Juan Bay
Verbatim Locality: San Juan Bay, Peru
General Habitat: sand, shell
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 20 to 30 fms
Coordinates: 15° 20´ 12´´ S 75° 10´ 52´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1938-02-07; Source: Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions Volume I, Parts I, II, III 1943
Collecting Date: February 7 1938
Collectors
Hancock Pacific Expeditions
RV Velero III
Identifiers
station number: 826-38
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1