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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3541

Ophiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)

Syntype of Ophiacantha gratiosa

Date Collected:

1800-01-01/1896-01-01

Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Laccadive Sea | Laccadive Sea

Current Identification
Ophiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878) linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Ophiacantha gratiosa Koehler, 1897 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae
Determiner: René Koehler in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Koehler 1897, page 346, Syntype of Ophiacantha gratiosa Koehler, 1897 Plate 8 figures 206-208
Media type: text, Koehler 1897 Description: Les Ophiures de Mer Profonde

(Media Record)(media file)

Koehler 1897 Description: Les Ophiures de Mer Profonde

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Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History (3)
Remarks: partial arm; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-10-04
subsampled by=Nina Black   determined date=2022-10-04   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 2 History (3)

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2022-10-04

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  • Ocean:
  • Indian Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • Sea:
  • Laccadive Sea
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • [no sovereign nation data]
  • Specific Locality:
  • Laccadive Sea
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Laccadive Sea
  • Depth:
  • 444 fms
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1800-01-01 / 1896-01-01
  • Verbatim Date:
  • before 1897
  • Collector:
  • CRS Investigator

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