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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-616 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata irrorata
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioglypha tumulosa
  • Ecuador, Cojimies
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southeast
  • March 24, 1891
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Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata irrorata (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata irrorata
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-25
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophioglypha tumulosa Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioglypha tumulosa
Identified by Christian Lutken, Theodor Mortensen in 1899
Nature of ID: type ID
Lutken and Mortensen 1899, Page 120, Syntype of Ophioglypha tumulosa
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Media of type text, Lutken and Mortensen 1899. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIII no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Ecuador, Cojimies
Collecting Method: Large Beam Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1740 fms
Coordinates: 1° 7´ 0´´ N 81° 4´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1891-03-24; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: March 24, 1891
station number: 3399
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor in collection 2