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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-737 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiophiura metabula
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiophiura metabula
  • St Vincent & The Grenadines, off St. Vincent
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Caribbean Sea
  • February 19-20, 1879 (1879-02-19 - 1879-02-20)
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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
Clark 1915, Page 311, Paratype of Amphiophiura metabula
Media of type text, Clark 1915. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Sea: Caribbean Sea
Specific Locality: St Vincent & The Grenadines, off St. Vincent
Verbatim Locality: off St. Vincent
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 424 to 785 fms
Coordinates: 13° 9´ 5´´ N 61° 16´ 20´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1879-02-19; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: coordinates are for station 226, others are also off St. Vincent
Collecting Date: February 19-20, 1879 (1879-02-19 - 1879-02-20)
station number: 226
station number: 227
station number: 228
station number: 230
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) fair (some missing arms) in collection 7