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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2885

Ophiocreas spinulosus Lyman, 1883

Syntype of Ophiocreas spinulosus

Date Collected:

1879-03-03

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: Saint Vincent | off Milligan's Key

Media type: image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-2885 Identified as Ophiocreas spinulosus type status Syntype of Ophiocreas spinulosus.

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MCZ:IZ:OPH-2885 Ophiocreas spinulosus. Syntype.

Media type: image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-2885 Identified as Ophiocreas spinulosus type status Syntype of Ophiocreas spinulosus.

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MCZ:IZ:OPH-2885 Ophiocreas spinulosus. Syntype.

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Euryalidae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman III in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

  • station number: 269

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 62 History

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Island:
  • Saint Vincent
  • Specific Locality:
  • off Milligan's Key
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Off St. Vincent, Milligan's Key
  • Depth:
  • 124 fms
  • Habitat Description:
  • coral bottom
  • Georeference:
  • 13.1319444, -61.093333 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1879-03-03 (Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (13° 7′ 55″ N  61° 5′ 36″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1879-03-03
  • Verbatim Date:
  • March 3, 1879
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

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  • [Masked]

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