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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-444 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomusium eburneum
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiomusium eburneum
  • Southwest of Sand Key
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • February 17, 1869
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Identifications
Ophiomusium eburneum Lyman, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae Ophiomusium eburneum
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Lyman 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Southwest of Sand Key
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 320 to 325 fms
Coordinates: 24° 13´ 30´´ N 81° 59´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1869-02-17; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: February 17, 1869
Identifiers
field number: Cast no. 4
station number: 137
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1