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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1159 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiactis canotia
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiactis canotia
  • Azores
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northeast
  • June 30, 1873
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Identifications
Ophiactis canotia Lyman, 1879
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis canotia
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1879
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1879, Page 40, Syntype of Ophiactis canotia
Plate XIII Figs 353-355
 
MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
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MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: Azores
Verbatim Locality: near the Azores
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1000 fms
Coordinates: 38° 30´ 0´´ N 31° 14´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
Penny Benson; 1873-06-30; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: June 30, 1873
Collectors
HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876
Identifiers
station number: 73
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) good in collection 1
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