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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4070 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiocreas lumbricus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiocreas lumbricus
  • Southwest of Sand Key
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Gulf of Mexico: United States: Florida
  • February 17, 1869
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Ophiocreas lumbricus Lyman, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Euryalidae Ophiocreas lumbricus
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Lyman 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Southwest of Sand Key
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 125 fms
Coordinates: 24° 20´ 30´´ N 81° 58´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1869-02-17; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: February 17, 1869
field number: Cast no. 2
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 3