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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-746 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiophiura metabula
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphiophiura metabula
  • St. Kitts
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • January 14, 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: Saint Kitts and Nevis
Specific Locality: St. Kitts
Verbatim Locality: off St. Kitts
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 208 fms
Coordinates: 17° 17´ 12´´ N 62° 46´ 43´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1879-01-14; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: January 14, 1879
Collectors
USCSS Blake Expeditions
Identifiers
station number: 148
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor (missing arms) in collection 1