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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-161 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiarachnella petersi
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiopeza petersi
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Cuba
  • [no verbatim date data] (1877-01-01 - 1878-12-31)
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Ophiarachnella petersi (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophiarachnella petersi
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiopeza petersi Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophiopeza petersi
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1878
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1878, Page 217, Syntype of Ophiopeza petersi
plate II figs 22-24
Media of type text, Lyman 1878. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Cuba
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: off Cuba
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 177 fms
Coordinates: 22° 9´ 15´´ N 82° 21´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
Alexander Agassiz; 1878-12-31; Source: data from publication and label
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1877-01-01 - 1878-12-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1
associated grant: Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn)
  Penny Benson, 2021-08-19
  Remark: Localities vetted