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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-388 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiernus adspersus adspersus
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiernus adspersus
  • St. Lucia
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Saint Lucia
  • February 16, 1879
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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: Saint Lucia
Specific Locality: St. Lucia
Verbatim Locality: off St. Lucia
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 422 fms
Coordinates: 13° 58´ 37´´ N 61° 4´ 45´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1879-02-16; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: February 16, 1879
Identifiers
collector number: 1336
station number: 222
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) broken - fair in collection 1
Attributes
associated grant: Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn)
  Penny Benson, 2021-09-27
  Remark: Localities vetted