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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-531 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiophiura abcisa
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioglypha abcisa
  • Costa Rica, off Cocos Island
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central
  • February 28, 1891
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Amphiophiura abcisa (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Amphiophiura abcisa
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophioglypha abcisa Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioglypha abcisa
Identified by Christian Lutken, Theodor Mortensen in 1899
Nature of ID: type ID
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 117, Syntype of Ophioglypha abcisa
plate II figs 1-3
Media of type text, Lutken and Mortensen 1899. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Costa Rica, off Cocos Island
Verbatim Locality: off Cocos Island
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 134 fms
Coordinates: 5° 36´ 40´´ N 86° 56´ 50´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1891-02-28; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: February 28, 1891
station number: 3370
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) fair arms missing in collection 2