MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-147

Pectinura rigida Lyman, 1874

Holotype of Pectinura rigida

Date Collected:

1860/1865

Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western: Tanzania: Zanzibar | [no specific locality data]

Current Identification
Pectinura rigida Lyman, 1874 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman IIIlinked data icon in 1874
Nature of ID: type ID

Media type: text; Lyman 1874 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. III no. 10;

(Media Record) (Related) (File)

Shows Publication: Lyman 1874 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. III no. 10

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Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: partial arm; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-10-25
subsampled by = Nina Black   determined date=2022-10-18   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2022-10-25

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  • Ocean:
  • Indian Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Indian Ocean, Western
  • Country:
  • Tanzania
  • State/Province:
  • Zanzibar
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Zanzibar
  • Georeference:
  • -6.1238240°, 39.3375170° (Error radius: 46495m) By: Meaghan H. Sorce on 2020-04-21 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1860-01-01 / 1865-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1860-1865
  • Collector:
  • Caleb Cooke

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