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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5210 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophionereis dubia dubia
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophionereis stigma
  • Australia, Western Australia, Cape Leveque
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • August-September 1929 (1929-08-01 - 1929-09-30)
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Ophionereis dubia dubia (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophionereididae Ophionereis dubia dubia
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophionereis stigma H.L. Clark, 1938
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophionereididae Ophionereis stigma
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1938
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1938, Page 325, Paratype of Ophionereis stigma

MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV
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Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Australia, Western Australia, Cape Leveque
Verbatim Locality: Cape Leveque, Broome, W. Australia
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -16.38861° 122.92528° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 602 m
Penny Benson; 2014-06-27; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: August-September 1929 (1929-08-01 - 1929-09-30)
Carnegie Australian Harvard Expedition
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 5