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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5247

Ophiomastix variabilis Koehler, 1905

Holotype of Ophiomastix notabilis

Date Collected:

1929-08-01/1929-09-30

Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Australia: Western Australia | Cape Leveque

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiocomidae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-27
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Ophiomastix notabilis H.L. Clark, 1938 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiocomidae
Determiner: Hubert Lyman Clark in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Clark 1938, page 337, Holotype of Ophiomastix notabilis H.L. Clark, 1938 figure 27
Media of type text, Clark 1938. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV

(Media Record)(media file)

Clark 1938 Description: MCZ Memoirs Vol. LV

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Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (dry) poor (missing legs) in collection 1 History

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  • Ocean:
  • Indian Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • Country:
  • Australia
  • State/Province:
  • Western Australia
  • Specific Locality:
  • Cape Leveque
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Cape Leveque, Broome, W. Australia
  • Georeference:
  • -16.388610, 122.925280 (Error radius: 602m) By: Penny Benson on 2014-06-27 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1929-08-01 / 1929-09-30
  • Verbatim Date:
  • August-September 1929
  • Collector:
  • Carnegie Australian Harvard Expedition

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