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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5046 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiactis macrolepidota
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiactis acosmeta
  • Broome
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Australia: Western Australia
  • June 1932 (1932-06-01 - 1932-06-30)
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Identifications
Ophiactis macrolepidota Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis macrolepidota
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiactis acosmeta H.L. Clark, 1938
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis acosmeta
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1938
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1938, Page 262, Paratype of Ophiactis acosmeta

 
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Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: Australia
State/Province: Western Australia
Specific Locality: Broome
Verbatim Locality: W.A.: Broome
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -18.053113° 122.252431° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Penny Benson; 2014-04-29; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: June 1932 (1932-06-01 - 1932-06-30)
Collectors
Hubert Lyman Clark
Harvard Australian Expedition 1931-1932
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 8