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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-386

Ophiernus adspersus adspersus Lyman, 1883

Paratype of Ophiernus adspersus

Date Collected:

1879-01-04

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Caribbean Sea | St. Croix: off Fredericksstadt

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: 129

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) broken - fair in collection 4 History (3)

  • None

  • None

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  • None

  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Sea:
  • Caribbean Sea
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • [unknown]
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7004569 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • St. Croix: off Fredericksstadt
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • U.S. Virgin Islands, off Fredericksstadt, St. Croix
  • Depth:
  • 314 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 17.7097222, -64.905555 (Error radius: Unknown) By: [no agent data] on 1879-04-01 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (17° 42′ 35″ N  64° 54′ 20″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1879-01-04
  • Verbatim Date:
  • April 1, 1879
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]

  • None