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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4609 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiophthalmus cataleimmoidus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiacantha cataleimmoida
  • South of Trinity Islands, Kodiak Island, Sitkinak Island
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northeast: United States: Alaska
  • 9 Aug 1888
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Identifications
Ophiophthalmus cataleimmoidus (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiophthalmus cataleimmoidus
Identified by World Register of Marine Species
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiacantha cataleimmoida H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiacantha cataleimmoida
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 217, Paratype of Ophiacantha cataleimmoida
 
Media of type text, Clark 1911. Description:North Pacific Ophiurans in the Collection of the United States National Museum
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Media Details
North Pacific Ophiurans in the Collection of the United States National Museum
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Alaska
Specific Locality: South of Trinity Islands, Kodiak Island, Sitkinak Island
Verbatim Locality: Alaska; South of Trinity Islands, Kodiak Island, Sitkinak Island
Collecting Method: Large Beam Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 159 fms
Coordinates: 56° 0´ 0´´ N 154° 20´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1888-08-09; Source: Dredging and Hydrographic Records of the US Fisheries Steamer Albatross - and original label
Collecting Date: 9 Aug 1888
Identifiers
station number: 2853
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 1
Remarks: formerly on exhibit