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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-580 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioplinthus divisa
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioglypha divisa
  • off Galapagos Islands
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southeast: Ecuador: Galápagos: Galapagos Archipelago
  • April 5, 1891
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Identifications
Ophioplinthus divisa (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioplinthus divisa
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophioglypha divisa Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioglypha divisa
Identified by Christian Lutken in 1899
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 127, Syntype of Ophioglypha divisa
plate IV figs 10-12
 
Media of type text, Lutken and Mortensen 1899. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Galápagos
Island Group: Galapagos Archipelago
Specific Locality: off Galapagos Islands
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1360 fms
Coordinates: 2° 34´ 0´´ N 92° 6´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1891-04-05; Source: Dredging and Hydrographic Records of the US Fisheries Steamer Albatross
Collecting Date: April 5, 1891
Identifiers
station number: 3413
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair and broken in collection 2