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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-581 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiura falcifera
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Ophioglypha falcifera
  • Florida, Tortugas, South of Rebecca Channel
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • January 22, 1869
Identifications
Ophiura falcifera (Lyman, 1869)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiura falcifera
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophioglypha falcifera Lyman, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioglypha falcifera
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
 
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Lyman 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 10
text (text/html)
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, Tortugas, South of Rebecca Channel
Verbatim Locality: South of Rebecca Channel, Florida
Collecting Method: Cast no. 7
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 84 fms
Collecting Date: January 22, 1869
Identifiers
collector number: 593
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) destroyed in collection 1