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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-380

Ophiernus adspersus adspersus Lyman, 1883

Paratype of Ophiernus adspersus

Date Collected:

1879-01-27

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Dominica | [coordinate data only]

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman III in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

  • station number: 185

Part Condition Disposition Count
unknown (dry) unknown missing 3 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Penny Benson 2021-09-06
Remarks: Localities vetted

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • Dominica
  • Specific Locality:
  • [coordinate data only]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Off Dominica
  • Depth:
  • 333 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 15.4152777, -61.452777 (Error radius: Unknown) By: [no agent data] on 1879-01-27 (Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (15° 24′ 55″ N  61° 27′ 10″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1879-01-27
  • Verbatim Date:
  • January 27, 1879
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

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  • [Masked]