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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-265 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomoeris obstricta
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioceramis obstricta
  • Kei Islands near Aru Islands
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central: Indonesia
  • September 26, 1874
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Ophiomoeris obstricta (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiomoeris obstricta
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophioceramis obstricta Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiurinae Ophioceramis obstricta
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1878
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1878, Page 124, Syntype of Ophioceramis obstricta
Media of type text, Lyman 1878. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Indonesia
Specific Locality: Kei Islands near Aru Islands
Verbatim Locality: [coordinate data only]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 129 fms
Coordinates: 5° 49´ 0´´ S 132° 14´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1874-09-26; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: September 26, 1874
station number: 192
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1