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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3550 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) oliveri
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiothrix oliveri
  • Raoul Island (Sunday Island), Coral Bay
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southwest: New Zealand
  • July, 1908 (1908-07-01 - 1908-07-31)
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Identifications
Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) oliveri Benham, 1910
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) oliveri
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiothrix oliveri Benham, 1910
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Ophiothrix oliveri
Identified by William Blaxland Benham in 1910
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Benham 1910, Page 154, Syntype of Ophiothrix oliveri
Figs. 14-17
 
Media of type text, Benham 1910. Description:Stellerids and Echinids from the Kermadec Islands
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Media Details
Stellerids and Echinids from the Kermadec Islands
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: New Zealand
Specific Locality: Raoul Island (Sunday Island), Coral Bay
Verbatim Locality: Sunday Island, Coral Bay, Kermadec Islands
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -29.260078° -177.934863° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 5421 m
Adam J. Baldinger; 2020-04-06; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: July, 1908 (1908-07-01 - 1908-07-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor in collection 1