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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5700

Ophiolepis crassa Nielsen, 1932

Date Collected:

1938-03-08

Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Mexico | Isabel Island

Current Identification
Ophiolepis crassa Nielsen, 1932 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Remarks: confirmed by Rebeca Granja Fernandez November 2014

  • station number: 870-38

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) good in collection 5 History

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  • Ocean:
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Pacific, Eastern Central
  • Country:
  • Mexico
  • Specific Locality:
  • Isabel Island
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Mexico, Isabel Island
  • Depth:
  • 10 - 15 fms
  • Habitat Description:
  • Coralline, Gorgonids
  • Georeference:
  • 21.9027777, -105.97083 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: RV Velero III on 1938-03-08 (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. (21° 54′ 10″ N  105° 58′ 15″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1938-03-08
  • Verbatim Date:
  • March 8, 1938
  • Collectors:
  • RV Velero III; Hancock Pacific Expeditions

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