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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-384 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiernus adspersus adspersus
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiernus adspersus
  • off Guadeloupe
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Guadeloupe
  • January 19, 1879 (1878-01-19 - 1879-01-19)
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Identifications
Ophiernus adspersus adspersus Lyman, 1883
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiernus adspersus adspersus
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiernus adspersus Lyman, 1883
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiernus adspersus
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1883
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1883, Page 236, Paratype of Ophiernus adspersus
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Guadeloupe
Specific Locality: off Guadeloupe
Verbatim Locality: Guadeloupe
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 583 fms
Coordinates: 16° 2´ 15´´ N 61° 49´ 15´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1879-01-19; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: January 19, 1879 (1878-01-19 - 1879-01-19)
Identifiers
station number: 161
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) broken - arms missing in collection 1
Attributes
associated grant: Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn)
  Penny Benson, 2021-09-15
  Remark: Localities vetted