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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4207 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioderma phoenia
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Ophioderma phoenium
  • Tobago: Buccoo reef
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Trinidad and Tobago
  • April 1916 (1916-04-01 - 1916-04-30)
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Ophioderma phoenia H.L. Clark, 1918
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophioderma phoenia
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophioderma phoenium H.L. Clark, 1918
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophioderma phoenium
smooth brittle star
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1918
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1918, Page 333, Paratype of Ophioderma phoenium
Media of type text, Clark 1918. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXII no. 6
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXII no. 6
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Trinidad and Tobago
Specific Locality: Tobago: Buccoo reef
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 11.179396° -60.835592° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1465 m
Penny Benson; 2014-05-15; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: April 1916 (1916-04-01 - 1916-04-30)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 27