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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-418 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomastus tegulitius
  •    Syntype of Ophiomastus tegulitius
  • Papua New Guinea, Bismarck Sea
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central
  • March 1, 1875
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Ophiomastus tegulitius Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiomastus tegulitius
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1878
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1878, Page 194, Syntype of Ophiomastus tegulitius
plate VI figs 167-169
Media of type text, Lyman 1878. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Papua New Guinea, Bismarck Sea
Verbatim Locality: [coordinate data only]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1070 fms
Coordinates: 2° 33´ 0´´ S 144° 4´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1875-03-01; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: March 1, 1875
station number: 218
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
unknown (dry) unknown missing 1