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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-391

Ophiernus adspersus adspersus Lyman, 1883

Paratype of Ophiernus adspersus

Date Collected:

1879-02-28/1879-03-01

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Grenada | [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: 258
  • station number: 260
  • station number: 264

Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (dry) broken - arms missing in collection 3 History (3)

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Penny Benson 2021-09-08
Remarks: Localities vetted

  • None

  • None

  • None

  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • Grenada
  • Specific Locality:
  • [coordinate data only]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Off Grenada
  • Depth:
  • 159 - 416 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 12.0541666, -61.773611 (Error radius: Unknown) By: [no agent data] on 1879-02-28 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (12° 3′ 15″ N  61° 46′ 25″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1879-02-28 / 1879-03-01
  • Verbatim Date:
  • February 28-March 1, 1879
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]