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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2843 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiocreas spinulosus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiocreas spinulosus
  • St. Vincent (questionable)
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central
  • 1878-1879 (1878-01-01 - 1879-12-31)
Identifications
Ophiocreas spinulosus Lyman, 1883
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Euryalidae Ophiocreas spinulosus
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1883
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1883, Page 281, Syntype of Ophiocreas spinulosus
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: St. Vincent (questionable)
Verbatim Locality: St. Vincent?
Locality Remarks: locality questionable
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1878-1879 (1878-01-01 - 1879-12-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good or fragments in collection 3