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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5321

Ophiolepis plateia Ziesenhenne, 1940

Paratype of Ophiolepis plateia

Date Collected:

1933-03-13

Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Costa Rica | Cocos Bay, Puerto Culebra

Current Identification
Ophiolepis plateia Ziesenhenne, 1940 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae
Determiner: Fred C. Ziesenhenne in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Media type: text, Ziesenhenne 1940 Description: New Ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions

(Media Record)(media file)

Ziesenhenne 1940 Description: New Ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions

  • station number: 116-33

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) good in collection 2 History (3)

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  • None

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  • Ocean:
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Pacific, Eastern Central
  • Country:
  • Costa Rica
  • Specific Locality:
  • Cocos Bay, Puerto Culebra
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Costa Rica: Cocos Bay, Puerto Culebra
  • Depth:
  • 2 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 10.5597222, -85.708333 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: RV Velero III on 1933-03-13 (Source: Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions - General Account of the Scientific Work of the Velero III in the Eastern Pacific, 1931-41)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (10° 33′ 35″ N  85° 42′ 30″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1933-03-13
  • Verbatim Date:
  • March 13, 1933
  • Collectors:
  • Hancock Pacific Expeditions; RV Velero III

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]

  • None