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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5211 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophionereis dubia dubia
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophionereis stigma
  • Broome
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Australia: Western Australia
  • 1932 (1932-01-01 - 1932-12-31)
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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

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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: Australia
State/Province: Western Australia
Specific Locality: Broome
Verbatim Locality: Western Australia, Broome
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 5 to 7 fms
Coordinates: -18.051805° 122.203172° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 18047 m
Penny Benson; 2014-06-23; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1932 (1932-01-01 - 1932-12-31)
Harvard Australian Expedition 1931-1932
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (broken legs) in collection 10