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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-394 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiernus adspersus annectens
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiernus polyporus
  • near Las Tres Marias Islands
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Mexico
  • 18 Apr 1891
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Identifications
Ophiernus adspersus annectens Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiernus adspersus annectens
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiernus polyporus Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiernus polyporus
Identified by Christian Lutken, Theodor Mortensen in 1899
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 109, Syntype of Ophiernus polyporus
plate V figs 7-9
 
Media of type text, Lutken and Mortensen 1899. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Mexico
Specific Locality: near Las Tres Marias Islands
Verbatim Locality: Mexico: near Las Tres Marias Islands
Collecting Method: Small Beam Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 680 fms
Coordinates: 21° 19´ 0´´ N 106° 24´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1891-04-18; Source: Dredging and Hydrographic Records of the US Fisheries Steamer Albatross
Collecting Date: 18 Apr 1891
Identifiers
station number: 3425
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 3