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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-167 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiuroconis miliaria
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Ophioconis miliaria
  • Off Havana
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Cuba
  • 1877 - 1878 (1877-01-01 - 1878-12-31)
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Identifications
Ophiuroconis miliaria (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophiuroconis miliaria
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophioconis miliaria Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophioconis miliaria
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1878
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Agassiz et al. 1878, Page 221, Holotype of Ophioconis miliaria
Plate III figus 49-51
 
Media of type text, Agassiz et al. 1878. Description:U S Coast Survey steamer Blake...II] Corals and Crinoids
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Media Details
U S Coast Survey steamer Blake...II] Corals and Crinoids
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Cuba
Specific Locality: Off Havana
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 243 to 450 fms
Coordinates: 23.191395° -82.460469° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 19366 m
Penny Benson; 2021-07-12; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: No station data
Collecting Date: 1877 - 1878 (1877-01-01 - 1878-12-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor in collection 1
Attributes
associated grant: Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn)
  Penny Benson, 2021-08-19
  Remark: Localities vetted