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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5933 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomitrella conferta
  • unknown (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiomitrella falklandica
  • West of Falkland Islands
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest
  • July 20, 1928
Ophiomitrella conferta (Koehler, 1922)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiomitrella conferta
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-27
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiomitrella falklandica Mortensen, 1936
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiomitrella falklandica
Identified by Theodor Mortensen
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification made date: 1936
Mortensen 1936, Page 256, Syntype of Ophiomitrella falklandica
Plate VII fig 5
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: West of Falkland Islands
Verbatim Locality: off Falkland Ids
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 116 to 134 fms
Collecting Date: July 20, 1928
station number: 248
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
unknown (dry) unknown unknown 2