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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6044 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiogymna pellicula
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Placophiothrix phrixa
  • Asia, Sultanate of Oman
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western: Oman
  • October 29, 1933 (1933-10-29 - 1934-10-29)
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Ophiogymna pellicula (Duncan, 1887)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Ophiogymna pellicula
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-03-03
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Placophiothrix phrixa H.L. Clark, 1939
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Placophiothrix phrixa
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1939
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1939, Page 88, Paratype of Placophiothrix phrixa
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: Oman
Specific Locality: Asia, Sultanate of Oman
Verbatim Locality: Arabian Coast
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 38 m
Coordinates: 18° 3´ 30´´ N 57° 2´ 30´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1933-10-29; Source: John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 (British Museum of Natural History Scientific Reports)
Collecting Date: October 29, 1933 (1933-10-29 - 1934-10-29)
Collecting Time: 17.20
station number: 45
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 2