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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3541 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiotreta stimulea
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiacantha gratiosa
  • Laccadive Sea
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Laccadive Sea
  • before 1897 (1800-01-01 - 1896-01-01)
Ophiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiotreta stimulea
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiacantha gratiosa Koehler, 1897
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiacantha gratiosa
Identified by René Koehler in 1897
Nature of ID: type ID
Koehler 1897, Page 346, Syntype of Ophiacantha gratiosa
Plate 8 figures 206-208
Media of type text, Koehler 1897. Description:Les Ophiures de Mer Profonde
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Media Details
Les Ophiures de Mer Profonde
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Sea: Laccadive Sea
Specific Locality: Laccadive Sea
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 444 fms
Collecting Date: before 1897 (1800-01-01 - 1896-01-01)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 2