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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1172 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiactis kroeyeri
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiactis fragilis
  • Honolulu
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: United States: Hawaii: Hawaiian Islands
  • before 1866 (1800-01-01 - 1866-01-01)
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Ophiactis kroeyeri Lütken, 1856
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis kroeyeri
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiactis fragilis Ljungman, 1866
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis fragilis
Identified by Axel Vilhelm Ljungman in 1866
Nature of ID: type ID
Ljungman 1866, Page 164, Syntype of Ophiactis fragilis
Media of type text, Ljungman 1866. Description:Om nagra nya arter af Ophiurider
text (text/html)
Media Details
Om nagra nya arter af Ophiurider
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Hawaii
Island Group: Hawaiian Islands
Specific Locality: Honolulu
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 21.547278° -157.828121° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 51661 m
Meaghan H. Sorce; 2020-01-24; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: before 1866 (1800-01-01 - 1866-01-01)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good and broken in collection 4