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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4345 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Macrophiothrix hirsuta cheneyi
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Macrophiothrix brevipeda
  • South Africa, Natal, off Umhlangakulu River, the mouth of which was NW by N 7 miles
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southeast
  • [no verbatim date data] (1897-01-01 - 1907-12-31)
Identifications
Macrophiothrix hirsuta cheneyi (Lyman, 1862)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Macrophiothrix hirsuta cheneyi
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Macrophiothrix brevipeda H.L. Clark, 1938
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Macrophiothrix brevipeda
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1938
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1938, Page 290, Holotype of Macrophiothrix brevipeda
 
Media of type text, Clark 1938. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: South Africa, Natal, off Umhlangakulu River, the mouth of which was NW by N 7 miles
Verbatim Locality: Natal, off Umhlangakulu River, the mouth of which was NW by N 7 miles
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 50 fms
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1897-01-01 - 1907-12-31)
Collectors
Identifiers
station number: 12831
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 1