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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3758 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiocomella sexradia
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Ophiocoma parva
  • Torres Strait, Murray Islands (Mer)
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central: Australia: Queensland
  • September 24-26, 1913 (1913-09-24 - 1913-09-26)
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Ophiocomella sexradia (Duncan, 1887)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiocomidae Ophiocomella sexradia
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-11
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiocoma parva H.L. Clark, 1915
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiocomidae Ophiocoma parva
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1915
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1915, Page 292, Holotype of Ophiocoma parva
Plate 14 figs 8, 9
Media of type text, Clark 1915. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
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Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Australia
State/Province: Queensland
Specific Locality: Torres Strait, Murray Islands (Mer)
Verbatim Locality: Murray Ids: Mer
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -9.918603° 144.04939° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3979 m
Penny Benson; 2020-12-10; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced to Murray Island, area outside polygon is marine locality
Collecting Date: September 24-26, 1913 (1913-09-24 - 1913-09-26)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1