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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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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 Ophiacantha baccata Mortensen, 1933 
Durban for Ophiacantha striolata Mortensen, 1933 
Durban for Ophiotreta durbanensis (Mortensen, 1933) 
East Africa for Aspidophiura corone Hertz, 1927 
East Africa for Homalophiura schmidtotti (Hertz, 1927) 
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 Aspidophiura corone Hertz, 1927 
South Africa (country) for Astrophiura permira Sladen, 1879 
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) 
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]


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