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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-123

Ophiarachnella angulata (Lyman, 1883)

Holotype of Pectinura angulata

Date Collected:

1879-01-05

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Virgin Islands of the United States: Saint Croix | off Frederickstadt

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-03-03
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Pectinura angulata Lyman, 1883 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman III in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Lyman 1883, page 232, Holotype of Pectinura angulata Lyman, 1883 Plate III figures 7-9

  • station number: 134

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1 History

  • None

  • None

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  • None

  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • Virgin Islands of the United States
  • Island:
  • Saint Croix
  • Specific Locality:
  • off Frederickstadt
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Off St. Cruz, Frederickstadt
  • Depth:
  • 248 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 17.6208333, -64.805555 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1879-01-05 (Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (17° 37′ 15″ N  64° 48′ 20″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1879-01-05
  • Verbatim Date:
  • January 5, 1879
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]

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