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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1663 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiocoma Alexandri
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiocoma Alexandri
  • Cape St. Lucas
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Mexico: Baja California
  • 1859-1861 (1859-01-01 - 1861-12-31)
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Identifications
Ophiocoma Alexandri Lyman, 1860
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiocomidae Ophiocoma Alexandri
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1860
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1860, Page 256, Paratype of Ophiocoma Alexandri

 
New Ophiuridae belonging to the Smithsonian Institution and to the Museum of Comparative Zoology
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Media Details
New Ophiuridae belonging to the Smithsonian Institution and to the Museum of Comparative Zoology
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Mexico
State/Province: Baja California
Specific Locality: Cape St. Lucas
Verbatim Locality: Cape St. Lucas, Baja California
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 22.884907° -109.89406° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1000 m
Penny Benson; 2014-05-12; Source: Google Earth
Collecting Date: 1859-1861 (1859-01-01 - 1861-12-31)
Collectors
John Xántus
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair on loan 4