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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2875 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Asteronyx loveni
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Asteronyx dispar
  • Gulf of Panama: Azuero Peninsula, Punta Mala, SE of
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central
  • 10 Mar 1891
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Asteronyx loveni Müller & Troschel, 1842
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Asteronychidae Asteronyx loveni
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Asteronyx dispar Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Asteronychidae Asteronyx dispar
Identified by Christian Lutken
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification made date: 1899
Citations
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 185, Syntype of Asteronyx dispar
plate XXI figs 1-2
 
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Gulf of Panama: Azuero Peninsula, Punta Mala, SE of
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1020 fms
Coordinates: 7° 15´ 0´´ N 79° 36´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1891-03-10; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 10 Mar 1891
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 3393
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1