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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6797 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphilimna nike
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Amphitarsus nike
  • about 140 miles North of Surinam
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Suriname
  • April 25, 1963
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Amphilimna nike Schoener, 1967
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphilimna nike
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Amphitarsus nike Schoener, 1967
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphitarsus nike
Identified by Amy Schoener in 1967
Nature of ID: type ID
Schoener 1967, Page 2, Holotype of Amphitarsus nike
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Media of type text, Schoener 1967. Description:MCZ Breviora no. 269
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Media Details
MCZ Breviora no. 269
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Suriname
Specific Locality: about 140 miles North of Surinam
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 535 m
Coordinates: 7° 53.5´ N 54° 33.3´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1963-04-25; Source: Coordinates written on original label
Collecting Date: April 25, 1963
station number: 33
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor (arms missing) in collection 1