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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-540 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiura acervata
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophioglypha acervata
  • United States, Florida Straits: off Key West
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central
  • April 21, 1869
Identifications
Ophiura acervata (Lyman, 1869)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiura acervata
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophioglypha acervata Lyman, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioglypha acervata
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Lyman 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: United States, Florida Straits: off Key West
Verbatim Locality: USA, Florida, Florida Straits: off Key West
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 120 fms
Collecting Date: April 21, 1869
Identifiers
station number: Cast no. 5
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1