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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2110 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiothamnus vicarius
  • Off Carysfort Reef
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • March 21 & 31, 1869 (1869-03-26 - 1869-03-31)
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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 Carysfort Reef
Locality Remarks: multiple stations and depths on these dates
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 117 to 320 fms
Coordinates: 25° 20´ 0´´ N 79° 50´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1869-03-26; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Coordinate Remarks: Cast 2=25° 8´ 30´´ N 80° 6´ 0´´ W
Collecting Date: March 21 & 31, 1869 (1869-03-26 - 1869-03-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 4