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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-395 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiernus seminudus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiernus seminudus
  • Southeast of Acapulco
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Mexico
  • April 8, 1891
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Ophiernus seminudus Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiernus seminudus
Identified by Christian Lutken, Theodor Mortensen in 1899
Nature of ID: type ID
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 105, Syntype of Ophiernus seminudus
plate V figs 10-12
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: Southeast of Acapulco
Verbatim Locality: Mexico: Southeast of Acapulco
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 2232 fms
Coordinates: 10° 14´ 0´´ N 96° 28´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1891-04-08; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: April 8, 1891
station number: 3414
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair - broken arms missing in collection 2