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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2178 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomyces mirabilis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Ophiomyces mirabilis
  • Sand Key Lighthouse`
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • 1867-1868 (1867-01-01 - 1868-12-31)
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Identifications
Ophiomyces mirabilis Lyman, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiomyces mirabilis
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: Sand Key Lighthouse`
Verbatim Locality: Florida, Off Sand Key
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 237 to 306 fms
Coordinates: 24.451564° -81.875931° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3336
Jennifer Goldstein; 2020-05-08; Source: GeoLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Dredgings made by U.S. Coast Survey
Collecting Date: 1867-1868 (1867-01-01 - 1868-12-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) poor in collection 1