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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2642 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomyxa panamensis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiomyxa panamensis
  • West of Jaque
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Gulf of Panama: Panama
  • 11 Mar 1891
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Ophiomyxa panamensis Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiomyxidae Ophiomyxa panamensis
Identified by Christian Lutken, Theodor Mortensen in 1899
Nature of ID: type ID
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 182, Syntype of Ophiomyxa panamensis
plate VII figs 1-3
Media of type text, Lutken and Mortensen 1899. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Panama
Specific Locality: West of Jaque
Verbatim Locality: Gulf of Panama, west of Jaque
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 85 fms
Coordinates: 7° 33´ 0´´ N 78° 34´ 20´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1891-03-11; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 11 Mar 1891
station number: 3397
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1