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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6108 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphioplus (Amphioplus) stenaspis
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Amphioplus seminudus
  • Persian Gulf: Oman
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western
  • 1937 (1937-01-01)
Identifications
Amphioplus (Amphioplus) stenaspis H.L. Clark, 1938
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus (Amphioplus) stenaspis
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Amphioplus seminudus Mortensen, 1940
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus seminudus
Identified by Theodor Mortensen in 1940
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Mortensen 1940, Page 91, Syntype of Amphioplus seminudus
fig 17 pl 1 fig 9
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Persian Gulf: Oman
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1937 (1937-01-01)
Collectors
Identifiers
station number: 30
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor (missing legs) in collection 1