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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2123 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiolebes humilis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Ophiactis humilis
  • Off Bahia Honda
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • May 4, 1868
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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
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 Bahia Honda
Verbatim Locality: Florida, Off Bahia Honda
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 324 fms
Coordinates: 24° 14´ 20´´ N 80° 59´ 40´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1868-05-04; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: May 4, 1868
Collectors
Steamer Bibb
Louis F. Pourtales
Identifiers
dredging number: 12
station number: 22
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1