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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2115 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomoeris obstricta
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiomoeris spinosa
  • Indonesia, Kei Islands
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central
  • October 12, 1899
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Ophiomoeris obstricta (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiomoeris obstricta
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-27
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiomoeris spinosa Koehler, 1904
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiomoeris spinosa
Identified by René Koehler
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: date determined: 1904
Koehler 1904, Page 17, Syntype of Ophiomoeris spinosa
Plate 4, figures 1-3
Media of type text, Koehler 1904. Description:Ophiures de L'Expedition du Siboga
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Media Details
Ophiures de L'Expedition du Siboga
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Indonesia, Kei Islands
Verbatim Locality: South of Taam, Kei Islands
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 167 fms
Coordinates: 5° 48´ 12´´ S 132° 13´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1899-10-12; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: October 12, 1899
station number: 253
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 2