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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-474 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomusium luetkeni
  • unknown (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiomusium Lütkeni
  • Indonesia, Kei Islands near Aru Islands
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Western Central
  • September 26, 1874
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Ophiomusium luetkeni Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae Ophiomusium luetkeni
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-27
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiomusium Lütkeni Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae Ophiomusium Lütkeni
Identified by Theodore Lyman III
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1878
Citations
Lyman 1878, Page 114, Syntype of Ophiomusium Lütkeni
Plate V figs 138-140
 
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Indonesia, Kei Islands near Aru Islands
Verbatim Locality: [coordinate data only]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 129 fms
Coordinates: 5° 49´ 0´´ S 132° 14´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1874-09-26; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: September 26, 1874
Collectors
HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876
Identifiers
station number: 192
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
unknown (dry) unknown unknown 1