MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6044

Ophiogymna pellicula (Duncan, 1887)

Paratype of Placophiothrix phrixa

Date Collected:

1933-10-29/1934-10-29

Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western: Oman | Asia, Sultanate of Oman

Current Identification
Ophiogymna pellicula (Duncan, 1887) linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-03-03
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Placophiothrix phrixa H.L. Clark, 1939 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae
Determiner: Hubert Lyman Clarklinked data icon in 1939
Nature of ID: type ID

  • station number: 45

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 2 History

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  • Ocean:
  • Indian Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Indian Ocean, Western
  • Country:
  • Oman
  • Specific Locality:
  • Asia, Sultanate of Oman
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Arabian Coast
  • Depth:
  • 38 m
  • Georeference:
  • 18.0583333°, 57.0416666° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1933-10-29 (Source: John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 (British Museum of Natural History Scientific Reports))
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (18° 3′ 30″ N  57° 2′ 30″ E)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1933-10-29 / 1934-10-29
  • Verbatim Date:
  • October 29, 1933
  • Time Collected:
  • 17.20
  • Collectors:
  • HEMS Mabahiss; John Murray Expedition

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  • [Masked]

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