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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-147 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Pectinura rigida
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Pectinura rigida
  • Zanzibar
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western: Tanzania: Zanzibar
  • 1860-1865 (1860-01-01 - 1865-12-31)
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Pectinura rigida Lyman, 1874
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Pectinura rigida
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1874
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1874, Page 224, Holotype of Pectinura rigida

MCZ Bulletin Vol. III no. 10
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. III no. 10
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: Tanzania
State/Province: Zanzibar
Specific Locality: Zanzibar
Verbatim Locality: Zanzibar
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -6.028749° 39.473784° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 67127 m
Jessica A. Mullen; 2014-05-28; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1860-1865 (1860-01-01 - 1865-12-31)
Caleb Cooke
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1