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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-734 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiophiura metabula
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiophiura metabula
  • off Grenada
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Grenada
  • March 2, 1879
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Identifications
Amphiophiura metabula H.L. Clark, 1915
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Amphiophiura metabula
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1915
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1915, Page 311, Paratype of Amphiophiura metabula

 
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
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Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Grenada
Specific Locality: off Grenada
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 576 fms
Coordinates: 12° 3´ 55´´ N 61° 49´ 40´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1879-03-02; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: March 2, 1879
Collectors
USCSS Blake Expeditions
Identifiers
station number: 264
station number: 265
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) fair (some missing arms) in collection 4