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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2108 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • E of Gulf Stream, Double Headed Shot Key
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • March 10, 1869
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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: E of Gulf Stream, Double Headed Shot Key
Verbatim Locality: off Double Headed Shot Key, Florida
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 123 fms
Coordinates: 23° 27´ 30´´ N 80° 29´ 15´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1869-03-10; Source: List of dredging stations in North American waters from 1867-1887
Collecting Date: March 10, 1869
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 3