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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-571 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiura acervata
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophioglypha acervata
  • Florida, Pacific Reef
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • May 13, 1869
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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
Nature of ID: type ID
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Lyman 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Florida, Pacific Reef
Verbatim Locality: USA, Florida, Pacific Reef
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 25° 19´ 20´´ N 80° 8´ 15´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1869-05-13; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: May 13, 1869
station number: Cast No. 1
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) missing arm in collection 1