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Some Ophiuroidea from the Seychelles Islands and Inhaca, Mozambique (Echinodermata)
Clark, A.M. (1980). Some Ophiuroidea from the Seychelles Islands and Inhaca, Mozambique (Echinodermata). Rev. Zool. Afr. (1974) 94(3): 534-558
In: Revue de Zoologie Africaine. Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale: Tervuren. ISSN 0251-074X
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  • Clark, A.M.

Abstract
    The collection comprises 27 species of ophiuroids from Mahe and Praslin, Seychelles and 16 species (some the same) from Inhaca, Delagoa Bay, Mozambique. Included are new records for Amphiura ambigua (found to be viviparous), Ophiactis picteti , Ophosphaera insignis and Ophiopeza spinosa from Mahe and Ophiura kinbergi from Inhaca. Comments are also included on Ophiothrix (Keystonea) propinqua which is transferred to the genus Macrophiothrix , some other anomalous specimens of Macrophiothrix , variations found in Ophiothela venusta and O. tigris a modification of certain podia in Ophiocoma pusilla and the synonymy of Paracrocnida sacensis with P. persica.

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