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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4105 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophionereis porrecta
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophionereis porrecta
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Pacific Ocean
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1859-01-01)
Identifications
Ophionereis porrecta Lyman, 1860
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophionereididae Ophionereis porrecta
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1860
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lyman 1860, Page 260, Paratype of Ophionereis porrecta
locality differs on the label from the original description
 
Media of type text, Lyman 1860. Description:New Ophiuridae belonging to the Smithsonian Institution and to the Museum of Comparative Zoology
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Media Details
New Ophiuridae belonging to the Smithsonian Institution and to the Museum of Comparative Zoology
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Pacific Ocean ?
Locality Remarks: original description lists Florida ? as locality but is likely incorrect
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1859-01-01)
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1