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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6065 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Anthophiura granulata
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Ophiochorus granulatus
  • Africa, Zanzibar
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western
  • January 20, 1934
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Identifications
Anthophiura granulata (H.L. Clark, 1939)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Anthophiura granulata
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiochorus granulatus H.L. Clark, 1939
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiurinae Ophiochorus granulatus
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1939
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1939, Page 102, Paratype of Ophiochorus granulatus
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Africa, Zanzibar
Verbatim Locality: Zanzibar
Collecting Method: Agassiz Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1590 fms
Coordinates: 5° 49´ 12´´ S 41° 28´ 12´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1934-01-20; Source: John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 (British Museum of Natural History Scientific Reports)
Coordinate Remarks: to 5°42'24"S 41° 40' 12"E
Collecting Date: January 20, 1934
Collecting Time: 9.0
Collectors
HEMS Mabahiss
John Murray Expedition
Identifiers
station number: 120
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection ca.8