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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-4690 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiopeza cylindrica
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Pectinura gracilis
  • New Zealand: Stewart Island
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southwest
  • November 1914 (1914-11-01 - 1914-11-30)
Ophiopeza cylindrica (Hutton, 1872)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophiopeza cylindrica
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-03-03
Nature of ID: ssp. based on geog.
Pectinura gracilis Mortensen, 1924
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Pectinura gracilis
Identified by Theodor Mortensen in 1924
Nature of ID: type ID
Mortensen 1924, Page 173, Syntype of Pectinura gracilis
Figures 35, 36
II. Ophiuroidea
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Media Details
II. Ophiuroidea
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: New Zealand: Stewart Island
Verbatim Locality: Carnley Harbour, Stewart Island
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: November 1914 (1914-11-01 - 1914-11-30)
Theodor Mortensen
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1 1 broken arm