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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2105 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • United States, Florida: off Key West
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central
  • April 21, 1869
Ophiothamnus vicarius Lyman, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiothamnus vicarius
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1876
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: 9
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Lyman 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: United States, Florida: off Key West
Verbatim Locality: off Key West
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 120 to 135 fms
Collecting Date: April 21, 1869
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor in collection 5