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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2122 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiolebes humilis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiactis humilis
  • Southwest of Sand Key
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Gulf of Mexico: United States: Florida
  • February 17, 1869
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Identifications
Ophiolebes humilis (Lyman, 1869)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiolebes humilis
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiactis humilis Lyman, 1879
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis humilis
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Media of type text, shows publication. 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: Southwest of Sand Key
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 125 fms
Coordinates: 24° 20´ 30´´ N 81° 58´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1869-02-17; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: February 17, 1869
Collectors
Steamer Bibb
Louis F. Pourtales
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 2