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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-419 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophionotus victoriae
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophionotus victoriae
  • Antarctica; Cape Adare, South Victoria Land
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Antarctic
  • [no verbatim date data] (1850-01-01 - 1902-12-31)
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Ophionotus victoriae Bell, 1902
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophionotus victoriae
Identified by Francis J. Bell in 1902
Nature of ID: type ID
Bell 1902, Page 219, Syntype of Ophionotus victoriae
Plate 28 figures 1-6
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Media Details
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Antarctica; Cape Adare, South Victoria Land
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 26 fms
Coordinates: -71.839225° 171.360261° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1000 m
Penny Benson; 2015-04-08; Source: Google Earth
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced to the Adare Peninsula, Cape Adare
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1850-01-01 - 1902-12-31)
RRS Discovery
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (some broken arms) in collection 1