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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-235 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Bathypectinura heros
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Holotype of Pectinura lacertosa
  • Milligen Key
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Grenada
  • February 28, 1879
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Identifications
Bathypectinura heros (Lyman, 1879)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Bathypectinura heros
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-03-03
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Pectinura lacertosa Lyman, 1883
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Pectinura lacertosa
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1883
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1883, Page 231, Holotype of Pectinura lacertosa
Plate III figs 4-6
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Grenada
Specific Locality: Milligen Key
Verbatim Locality: Off Grenada
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 159 fms
Coordinates: 12° 3´ 15´´ N 61° 46´ 25´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1879-02-28; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: February 28, 1879
Identifiers
station number: 259
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1