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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-377 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioplinthus grisea
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioplinthus grisea
  • Antarctica, off Kaiser Wilhelm II Land
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Antarctic and Southern
  • February 26, 1874
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Ophioplinthus grisea Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioplinthus grisea
Identified by Theodore Lyman III
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1878
Citations
Lyman 1878, Page 106, Syntype of Ophioplinthus grisea
plate II figs 33-34
 
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Antarctica, off Kaiser Wilhelm II Land
Verbatim Locality: off Kaiser Wilhelm II Land, Antactica
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1975 fms
Coordinates: 65° 26´ 0´´ S 95° 44´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1874-02-26; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: February 26, 1874
Collectors
HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876
Identifiers
station number: 156
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) broken in collection 1