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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1546 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiocnida hispida
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • off Panama
  • Atlantic/Pacific Ocean: Panama
  • earlier than May 1863 (1700-01-01 - 1863-05-01)
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Identifications
Ophiocnida hispida (Le Conte, 1851)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Ophiocnida hispida
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic/Pacific Ocean
Country: Panama
Specific Locality: off Panama
Verbatim Locality: Panama
Locality Remarks: MARINE SPECIMEN - unsure if collected in Atlantic Ocean or Pacific Ocean
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 8.966667° -79.533333° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 700000 m
Penny Benson; 2014-05-07; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: earlier than May 1863 (1700-01-01 - 1863-05-01)
Collecting Event Remarks: Collecting date based on enclosed note: received May 1863
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) fair in collection 1