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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-1955

Ophiacantha imago Lyman, 1878

Syntype of Ophiacantha imago

Date Collected:

1874-02-02

Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Antarctic and Southern: Heard Islands: Heard Islands | Heard Island and McDonald Islands

Current Identification
Ophiacantha imago Lyman, 1878 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman III in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Media of type text, Lyman 1878. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7

(Media Record)(media file)

Lyman 1878 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7

  • station number: 150

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) poor broken in collection 2 History (3)

  • None

  • None

  • None

  • None

  • Ocean:
  • Indian Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Indian Ocean, Antarctic and Southern
  • Country:
  • Heard Islands
  • Island Group:
  • Heard Islands
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • Australia
  • Specific Locality:
  • Heard Island and McDonald Islands
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • off Heard Island
  • Depth:
  • 150 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -52.066666, 71.3666666 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1874-02-02 (Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (52° 4′ 0″ S  71° 22′ 0″ E)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1874-02-02
  • Verbatim Date:
  • February 2, 1874
  • Collector:
  • HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]

  • None