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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2103 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • Off Bahia Honda
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • May 4, 1868
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Identifications
Ophiothamnus vicarius Lyman, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiothamnus vicarius
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Lyman 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Off Bahia Honda
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 128 fms
Coordinates: 24° 19´ 40´´ N 81° 7´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1868-05-04; Source: List of dredging stations occupied by the United States Coast Survey steamers
Collecting Date: May 4, 1868
Identifiers
station number: 10
station number: 20P
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 7