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Classification


USNM 886038

Geographic Distribution

Antarctic Convergence illustration Antarctic convergence

Bathymetric Specimen Dispersal

20 individual specimens found for Amauropsis andersoni.

Amauropsis andersoni (Strebel, 1906)  Species

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Amauropsis anderssoni (Strebel, 1906) (Figs 245, 246, 265)

Natica anderssoni Strebel, 1906: 142, pl. 11, figs 67a, b; Strebel, 1908: 61, pl. 5, figs 64a, b; Carcelles, 1950: 58.

Amauropsis anderssoni Powell, 1951: 116; Carcelles and Williamson, 1951: 283; Carcelles, 1953: 186; Powell, 1960: 114.

MATERIAL EXAMINED: Eltanin Stns 340, 1534; Discovery II Stn 474.

DISTRIBUTION: Amauropsis anderssoni has been recorded from off South Georgia (20-310 m) and from off the Falkland Islands (567-578 m).

REMARKS: The radula of a specimen from Eltanin Stn 1534 (Fig. 265) is similar to that figured by Powell (1951: 192, fig. J44) except that the inner marginal is simple.”

(Dell, 1990: 140)

Geographic Distribution

Amauropsis anderssoni has been recorded from off South Georgia (20-310 m) and from off the Falkland Islands (567-578 m).

Specimens

Type Status Catalog No. Date Collected Location Coordinates Depth (m) Vessel
  870159 12/3/1962 Scotia Sea 53.1° S, 59.4° W 567 – 578 Eltanin R/V
  870723 Images Available 2/7/1966 Scotia Sea 53.9° S, 37.4° W 271 – 276 Eltanin R/V
  886038 Images Available 2/7/1966 Scotia Sea 53.8° S, 37.4° W 271 – 276 Eltanin R/V
  896096 2/7/1966 Scotia Sea 53.9° S, 37.4° W 271 – 276 Eltanin R/V
  896434 12/3/1962 Scotia Sea 53.1° S, 59.4° W 567 – 578 Eltanin R/V

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