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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6232 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphilimna mirabilis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Amphitarsus mirabilis
  • Old Bahama Channel, north of Cayo Coco
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Cuba
  • April 28 (1938-04-01 - 1939-04-30)
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Identifications
Amphilimna mirabilis (H.L. Clark, 1941)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphilimna mirabilis
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Amphilimna mirabilis (H.L. Clark, 1941)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphilimna mirabilis
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Amphitarsus mirabilis H.L. Clark, 1941
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphitarsus mirabilis
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1941
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1941, Page 83, Holotype of Amphitarsus mirabilis
Plate 8 figures 1,2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Cuba
Specific Locality: Old Bahama Channel, north of Cayo Coco
Verbatim Locality: off Cayo Coco, Camaguey
Collecting Method: otter trawl 35'
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 230 fms
Coordinates: 22° 36´ 0´´ N 78° 21´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1939-04-30; Source: The Atlantis Expeditions to the West Indies in 1938 and 1939 compiled by Fenner A. Chace, Jr.
Collecting Date: April 28 (1938-04-01 - 1939-04-30)
Included in these Collections
  • Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn)
Identifiers
station number: 3402
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (broken legs) in collection 1
Attributes
associated grant: Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn)
  Penny Benson, 2021-06-09
  Remark: Localities vetted
Remarks: per AM Clark, 1954 - this is not an Amphiuridae but an Opholeucid