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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2697 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioplus tuberculosus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Hemieuryale tuberculosa
  • off Martinique
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Martinique
  • February 10, 1879
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Identifications
Ophioplus tuberculosus (Lyman, 1883)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Hemieuryalidae Ophioplus tuberculosus
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Hemieuryale tuberculosa Lyman, 1883
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Hemieuryalidae Hemieuryale tuberculosa
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1883
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1883, Page 276, Holotype of Hemieuryale tuberculosa
Plate VIII figures 123-127
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Martinique
Specific Locality: off Martinique
Verbatim Locality: Martinique
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 96 fms
Coordinates: 14° 28´ 50´´ N 61° 5´ 40´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1879-02-10; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: February 10, 1879
Identifiers
station number: 203
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1