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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4519 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioderma pentacantha
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioderma pentacantha
  • off Ecuador, Galapagos: Hood Island, 5 miles southwest of Ripple Point
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southeast
  • 7 Nov 1904
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Identifications
Ophioderma pentacantha H.L. Clark, 1917
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophioderma pentacantha
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Reviewed by Gordon Hendler May 2013; Identification Made Date: 1917
Citations
Clark 1917, Page 443, Syntype of Ophioderma pentacantha
Plate 3; Plate 4, fig 1,2
 
MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXI no. 12
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXI no. 12
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: off Ecuador, Galapagos: Hood Island, 5 miles southwest of Ripple Point
Verbatim Locality: Galapagos: Hood Island, 5 miles southwest of Ripple Point
Collecting Method: 8' Albatross Blake Beam Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 100 fms
Coordinates: 1° 29´ 0´´ S 89° 48´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1904-11-07; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 7 Nov 1904
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 4643
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1