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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6098 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Bathypectinura heros
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiozonella brachyactis
  • Yemen
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western: Red Sea
  • May 5, 1934
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Bathypectinura heros (Lyman, 1879)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Bathypectinura heros
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiozonella brachyactis H.L. Clark, 1939
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae Ophiozonella brachyactis
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1939
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1939, Page 129, Paratype of Ophiozonella brachyactis
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Sea: Red Sea
Specific Locality: Yemen
Verbatim Locality: Gulf of Aden
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 102 fms
Coordinates: 13° 48´ 6´´ N 49° 16´ 48´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1934-05-05; Source: John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 (British Museum of Natural History Scientific Reports)
Coordinate Remarks: to 13° 48' 36
Collecting Date: May 5, 1934
Collecting Time: 6.25
station number: 185
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1