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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2264 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiactis asperula
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiolepis asperula
  • Chile
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central
  • 1815 (1815-01-01 - 1815-12-31)
Ophiactis asperula (Philippi, 1858)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis asperula
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-27
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiolepis asperula Philippi, 1858
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiolepididae Ophiolepis asperula
Identified by Rudolph Amandus Philippi in 1858
Nature of ID: type ID
Philippi 1858, Page 265, Syntype of Ophiolepis asperula
Media of type text, Philippi 1858. Description:Beschreibung einiger neuen Seesterne aus dem Meere von Chiloe
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Media Details
Beschreibung einiger neuen Seesterne aus dem Meere von Chiloe
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Chile
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1815 (1815-01-01 - 1815-12-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken - fair in collection 2