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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-575 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioplinthus confragosa
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioglypha confragosa
  • Argentina
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest: Argentina
  • February 14, 1876
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Ophioplinthus confragosa (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioplinthus confragosa
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophioglypha confragosa Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioglypha confragosa
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1878
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1878, Page 97, Syntype of Ophioglypha confragosa
plate II figs 38, 39, 57
Media of type text, Lyman 1878. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Argentina
Specific Locality: Argentina
Verbatim Locality: [coordinate data only]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 600 fms
Coordinates: 37° 17´ 0´´ S 53° 52´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1876-02-14; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: February 14, 1876
station number: 320
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 2