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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6022 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiura crypta
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiura crypta
  • Africa, Federal Republic of Somalia, Gulf of Aden
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western
  • October 9, 1933 (1933-10-09 - 1934-10-09)
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Amphiura crypta H.L. Clark, 1939
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura crypta
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1939
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1939, Page 60, Paratype of Amphiura crypta
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Africa, Federal Republic of Somalia, Gulf of Aden
Verbatim Locality: Gulf of Aden
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 73 to 200 m
Coordinates: 11° 53´ 42´´ N 51° 13´ 12´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1933-10-09; Source: John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 (British Museum of Natural History Scientific Reports)
Collecting Date: October 9, 1933 (1933-10-09 - 1934-10-09)
Collecting Time: 13.0
HEMS Mabahiss
John Murray Expedition
station number: 24
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1