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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2109 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • off Boca Grande
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • February 15, 1869
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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
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: off Boca Grande
Verbatim Locality: Florida, Off Boca Grande
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 122 fms
Coordinates: 24° 21´ 0´´ N 82° 1´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1869-02-15; Source: List of dredging stations in North American waters from 1867-1887
Collecting Date: February 15, 1869
station number: Two casts
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 4