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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1917 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiolimna bairdi
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiacantha bairdi
  • [coordinate data only]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: Canada
  • 1880 Jun 29
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Ophiolimna bairdi (Lyman, 1883)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiolimna bairdi
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiacantha bairdi Lyman, 1883
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiacantha bairdi
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1883
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1883, Page 256, Paratype of Ophiacantha bairdi
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Canada
Specific Locality: [coordinate data only]
Verbatim Locality: off New England Coast
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1242 fms
Coordinates: 41° 24´ 45´´ N 65° 35´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1880-06-29; Source: original label
Collecting Date: 1880 Jun 29
USCSS Blake Expeditions
station number: 308
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1