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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2827 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Astrobrachion adhaerens
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiocreas adhaerens
  • Australia: Mermaid Strait, NW Australia
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • 1874-1876 (1874-01-01 - 1876-12-31)
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Identifications
Astrobrachion adhaerens (Studer, 1884)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Euryalidae Astrobrachion adhaerens
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiocreas adhaerens Studer, 1884
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Euryalidae Ophiocreas adhaerens
Identified by Theophile R. Studer in 1882
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Studer 1884, Page 54, Syntype of Ophiocreas adhaerens
Taf. V. Fig. 22 a,b,c,d
 
Media of type text, Studer 1884. Description:Verzeichnifs der wahrend der Reise SMS Gazelle um die Erde 1874 -- 76 gesammelten Asteriden un Euyaliden
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Media Details
Verzeichnifs der wahrend der Reise SMS Gazelle um die Erde 1874 -- 76 gesammelten Asteriden un Euyaliden
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Australia: Mermaid Strait, NW Australia
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -20.67111° 116.53083° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Penny Benson; 2014-06-03; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1874-1876 (1874-01-01 - 1876-12-31)
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1