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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2844 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiocreas spinulosus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiocreas spinulosus
  • off Saint Vincent
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • February 21, 1879
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Ophiocreas spinulosus Lyman, 1883
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Euryalidae Ophiocreas spinulosus
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1883
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1883, Page 281, Syntype of Ophiocreas spinulosus
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Specific Locality: off Saint Vincent
Verbatim Locality: St. Vincent
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 174 fms
Coordinates: 13° 7´ 5´´ N 61° 6´ 15´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1879-02-21; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: February 21, 1879
station number: 233
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1