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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2455 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Macrophiothrix propinqua
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiothrix triloba
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western: Red Sea
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1870-01-01)
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Macrophiothrix propinqua (Lyman, 1861)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Macrophiothrix propinqua
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiothrix triloba von Martens, 1870
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Ophiothrix triloba
Identified by E. von Martens in 1870
Nature of ID: type ID
von Martens 1870, Page 260, Syntype of Ophiothrix triloba
Media of type text, von Martens 1870. Description:Die Ophiuriden des indischen Oceans
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Media Details
Die Ophiuriden des indischen Oceans
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Sea: Red Sea
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Red Sea
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 20.854174° 38.08496° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1180907 m
Emily Blank; 2020-03-24; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1870-01-01)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (arms broken) in collection 1