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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1902 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiotreta stimulea
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiacantha abnormis
  • Philippine Islands
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central
  • January 16, 1875
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Identifications
Ophiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiotreta stimulea
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiacantha abnormis Lyman, 1879
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiacantha abnormis
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1879
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1879, Page 59, Syntype of Ophiacantha abnormis
Plate XV Figs 411-413
 
Media of type text, Lyman 1879. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. VI no. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Philippine Islands
Verbatim Locality: [coordinate data only]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 700 fms
Coordinates: 12° 21´ 0´´ N 122° 15´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1875-01-16; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: January 16, 1875
Collectors
HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876
Identifiers
station number: 207
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good and broken in collection 4