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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1152 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiactis asperula
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiactis magellanica
  • Straits of Magellan
  • South America: Straits of Magellan
  • [no verbatim date data] (1800-01-01 - 1866-01-01)
Identifications
Ophiactis asperula (Philippi, 1858)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis asperula
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiactis magellanica Ljungman, 1866
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis magellanica
Identified by Axel Vilhelm Ljungman in 1866
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Ljungman 1866, Page 164, Syntype of Ophiactis magellanica

 
Om nagra nya arter af Ophiurider
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Media Details
Om nagra nya arter af Ophiurider
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
State/Province: Straits of Magellan
Specific Locality: Straits of Magellan
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 5 fms
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1800-01-01 - 1866-01-01)
Collectors
Hjalmar Kinberg
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor in collection 3