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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5603 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Sigsbeia laevis
  • fragment (dry); partial animal: tissue (dry); whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Sigsbeia laevis
  • off Bahia Honda
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Panama
  • March 1, 1938
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Identifications
Sigsbeia laevis Ziesenhenne, 1940
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Hemieuryalidae Sigsbeia laevis
Identified by Fred C. Ziesenhenne in 1940
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Ziesenhenne 1940, Page 9, Paratype of Sigsbeia laevis
 
Media of type text, Ziesenhenne 1940. Description:New Ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions
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Media Details
New Ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Panama
Specific Locality: off Bahia Honda
Verbatim Locality: Panama, off Bahia Honda
General Habitat: mud, rock, sand
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 30 to 50 fms
Coordinates: 7° 45´ 35´´ N 81° 35´ 35´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1938-03-01; Source: Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions - General Account of the Scientific Work of the Velero III in the Eastern Pacific, 1931-41
Collecting Date: March 1, 1938
Identifiers
station number: 863-38
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
fragment (dry) unknown being processed 1 removed for SEM by Tania Pineda-Enriquez (sample 350) - Arm segment: median part
partial animal: tissue (dry) good being processed <1 fragment in gelatin capsule to be studied by Anne Isabelley Gondim de Farias
whole animal (dry) fair (arms broken) in collection 1
Media
 
Media of type image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-5603 Identified as Sigsbeia laevis type status Paratype of Sigsbeia laevis.

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Media of type image, MCZ:IZ:OPH-5603 Identified as Sigsbeia laevis type status Paratype of Sigsbeia laevis.

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