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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-742 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiophiura metabula
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiophiura metabula
  • Guadeloupe
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Guadeloupe
  • January 19, 1879 (1878-01-19 - 1879-01-19)
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Amphiophiura metabula H.L. Clark, 1915
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Amphiophiura metabula
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark
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
Country: Guadeloupe
Specific Locality: Guadeloupe
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 583 fms
Coordinates: 16° 2´ 15´´ N 61° 49´ 15´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1879-01-19; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: January 19, 1879 (1878-01-19 - 1879-01-19)
Collecting Event Remarks: coordinates are from station 161, all are off Guadeloupe
station number: 161, 162
station number: 174
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) fair (some missing arms) in collection 6