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Clark, A.M. (1977). The South African Museum's Meiring Naude cruises, part 4: Echinoderms. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 73(6):; 133-147.
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This paper lists the echinoderm species recently collected in deep water off Natal and is annotated to indicate the eighteen new records for the South African area and resultant extensions of range. Notes are also given to distinguish the additional species from those keyed and described in a recent paper.
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Amphilepis scutata Mortensen, 1933 (basis of record)
Amphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (additional source)
Amphiura albella Mortensen, 1933 represented as Amphiura (Amphiura) albella Mortensen, 1933 (basis of record)
Anophiura simplex H.L. Clark, 1939 (basis of record)
Araeosoma paucispinum H.L. Clark, 1925 (basis of record)
Aspidophiura corone Hertz, 1927 (basis of record)
Astropecten leptus H.L. Clark, 1926 (additional source)
Astrophiura permira Sladen, 1879 (basis of record)
Cheiraster (Cheiraster) triplacanthus Fisher, 1913 (basis of record)
Crotalometra magnicirra (Bell, 1905) (basis of record)
Democrinus chuni (Döderlein, 1907) (basis of record)
Gymnopatagus magnus A. Agassiz & H.L. Clark, 1907 (basis of record)
Histampica duplicata (Lyman, 1875) (additional source)
Homalophiura schmidtotti (Hertz, 1927) accepted as Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) schmidtotti (Hertz, 1927) (basis of record)
Ophiacantha baccata Mortensen, 1933 (basis of record)
Ophiacantha striolata Mortensen, 1933 (basis of record)
Ophiolimna perfida (Koehler, 1904) (basis of record)
Ophiopallas paradoxa Koehler, 1904 (basis of record)
Ophiophthalmus relictus (Koehler, 1904) (basis of record)
Ophioplinthaca papillosa H.L. Clark, 1939 (basis of record)
Ophioplinthaca rudis (Koehler, 1897) (basis of record)
Ophiotreta durbanensis (Mortensen, 1933) (basis of record)
Ophiotreta matura (Koehler, 1904) (basis of record)
Ophiura flagellata (Lyman, 1878) (additional source)
Orphnurgus glaber Walsh, 1891 (basis of record)
Phormosoma bursarium A. Agassiz, 1881 (basis of record)
Agulhas Bank for Ophiura costata costata (Lyman, 1878) 
Durban for Amphilepis scutata Mortensen, 1933 
Durban for Amphiura (Amphiura) grandisquama natalensis Mortensen, 1933 
Durban for Amphiura albella Mortensen, 1933 
Durban for Araeosoma paucispinum H.L. Clark, 1925 
Durban for Astropecten leptus H.L. Clark, 1926 
Durban for Ophiacantha baccata Mortensen, 1933 
Durban for Ophiacantha striolata Mortensen, 1933 
Durban for Ophiotreta durbanensis (Mortensen, 1933) 
Durban for Persephonaster roulei var. euryplax Mortensen, 1933 
East Africa for Aspidophiura corone Hertz, 1927 
East Africa for Homalophiura schmidtotti (Hertz, 1927) 
Somalia for Democrinus chuni (Döderlein, 1907) 
South Africa (country) for Amphilepis scutata Mortensen, 1933 
South Africa (country) for Amphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828) 
South Africa (country) for Amphiura (Amphiura) grandisquama natalensis Mortensen, 1933 
South Africa (country) for Amphiura albella Mortensen, 1933 
South Africa (country) for Anophiura simplex H.L. Clark, 1939 
South Africa (country) for Araeosoma paucispinum H.L. Clark, 1925 
South Africa (country) for Aspidophiura corone Hertz, 1927 
South Africa (country) for Astropecten leptus H.L. Clark, 1926 
South Africa (country) for Astrophiura permira Sladen, 1879 
South Africa (country) for Cheiraster (Cheiraster) triplacanthus Fisher, 1913 
South Africa (country) for Crotalometra magnicirra (Bell, 1905) 
South Africa (country) for Democrinus chuni (Döderlein, 1907) 
South Africa (country) for Echinocyamus scaber subconicus Mortensen, 1948 
South Africa (country) for Gymnopatagus magnus A. Agassiz & H.L. Clark, 1907 
South Africa (country) for Henricia Gray, 1840 
South Africa (country) for Histampica duplicata (Lyman, 1875) 
South Africa (country) for Homalophiura schmidtotti (Hertz, 1927) 
South Africa (country) for Ophiacantha baccata Mortensen, 1933 
South Africa (country) for Ophiacantha striolata Mortensen, 1933 
South Africa (country) for Ophiolimna perfida (Koehler, 1904)  (doubtful)
South Africa (country) for Ophiopallas paradoxa Koehler, 1904 
South Africa (country) for Ophiophthalmus relictus (Koehler, 1904) 
South Africa (country) for Ophioplinthaca papillosa H.L. Clark, 1939 
South Africa (country) for Ophioplinthaca rudis (Koehler, 1897) 
South Africa (country) for Ophioscolex (Ophiolycus) dentatus spiniger Mortensen, 1933 
South Africa (country) for Ophiothamnus remotus cordatus Mortensen, 1933 
South Africa (country) for Ophiothrix aristulata Lyman, 1879 
South Africa (country) for Ophiotreta durbanensis (Mortensen, 1933) 
South Africa (country) for Ophiotreta matura (Koehler, 1904) 
South Africa (country) for Ophiura flagellata (Lyman, 1878) 
South Africa (country) for Orphnurgus glaber Walsh, 1891  (inaccurate)
South Africa (country) for Persephonaster roulei var. euryplax Mortensen, 1933 
South Africa (country) for Phormosoma bursarium A. Agassiz, 1881 
South Africa (country) for Pseudarchaster Sladen, 1889 
South Africa (country) for Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 
South Africa (country) for Solaster Forbes, 1839 
South Africa (country) for Temnopleurus reevesi (Gray, 1855) 
South Africa (country) for Zoroaster Wyville Thomson, 1873 
Tanzania for Ophioplinthaca rudis (Koehler, 1897) 
Unknown type, locality Naples, identified as Amphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
 Description

Description: Arm length to 15 mm, disc diamter to 2.5 mm. Disc with obvious scales and with a pair of D-shaped ... [details]

 Distribution

Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). Ecology: benthic, continental shelf, continental slope. ... [details]

 Distribution

General distribution: temperate, western Indian Ocean, west Pacific Ocean, depth range 538-2194 m. (Rowe & Gates, ... [details]

 Distribution

General distribution: tropical, west Pacific Ocean, depth range 800-3124 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). Also distributed ... [details]

 Ecology

Ecology: benthic, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west pacific Ocean, depth range 200-376 ... [details]

 Ecology

Ecology: benthic, continental shelf. General distribution: Australia, East Africa and Philippines, depth range ... [details]

 Ecology

Ecology: benthic, continental slope. General distribution: tropical, temperate, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, ... [details]

 Holotype

Holotype Indian Museum, Calcutta (India). Type locality: andaman Ils., Bay of Bengal (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

 Remark

Syntype in Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) No. 837. Type ... [details]

 Remark

Syntypes (6 specimens) ?universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam (Netherlands). Type locality: Macassar, Gilolo ... [details]

 Remark

Syntypes (probable) (many specimens) ?Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam (Netherlands). Type locality: ... [details]

 Remark

Syntypes Natural History Museum, London (england) 1882.12.23.444. Type locality: SE of Japan (35°11' N, 139°28' ... [details]

 Remark

Type data: status and whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: Madagascar (Rowe & Gates, 1995). Sladen, 1878 in ... [details]

 Type locality

Agulhas Bank, 275 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]

 Type locality

ENE of Durban, 380 m [details]

 Type locality

not given, probably off the west coast of South Africa [details]

 Type locality

off Durban, 232 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]

 Type locality

off Durban, 287-348m [details]

 Type locality

off Durban, 410 m [details]

 Type locality

off Durban, 412 m [details]

 Type locality

off Durban, 412 m. [details]

 Type locality

off Durban, 412 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]

 Type locality

Off Somalia, 1644-1668 m. [details]