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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2631 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiothela danae
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Ophiothela Danae
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central: Fiji
  • 1838-1842 (approximate) (1838-01-01 - 1842-12-31)
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Identifications
Ophiothela danae Verrill, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Ophiothela danae
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiothela Danae Verrill, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Ophiothela Danae
Identified by Addison Emery Verrill in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Verrill 1869, Page 391, Syntype of Ophiothela Danae
 
Media of type text, Verrill 1869. Description:New and Imperfectly Known Echinoderms and Coral
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Media Details
New and Imperfectly Known Echinoderms and Coral
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Fiji
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Fegee Islands
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -18.04292° 179.317405° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 287197 m
Jeremy Kisala; 2020-09-08; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced off the islands of Fiji
Collecting Date: 1838-1842 (approximate) (1838-01-01 - 1842-12-31)
Identifiers
collector number: 1171
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1
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Media of type image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-2631 Identified as Ophiothela danae type status Syntype of Ophiothela Danae.

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Media of type image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-2631 Identified as Ophiothela danae type status Syntype of Ophiothela Danae.

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