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  • Trigonocidaris albida
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Trigonocidaris albida
  • South of Florida Keys
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • May 9, 1868
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Trigonocidaris albida A. Agassiz, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Echinoidea Camarodonta Trigonocidaridae Trigonocidaris albida
Identified by Alexander Agassiz in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Agassiz 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 9
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 9
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: South of Florida Keys
Verbatim Locality: off the Sambos
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 123 to 125 fms
Coordinates: 24° 19´ 10´´ N 81° 30´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
Penny Benson; 1868-05-09; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: May 9, 1868
other number: 95, 96, 109
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 8