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Syntype of Ophioglypha grandis

Date Collected:

1885-09-02

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest | United States, Massachusetts, South of Georges Bank

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-23
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Ophioglypha grandis Verrill, 1894 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: Addison Emery Verrill in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Media of type text, Verrill 1894. Description:Descriptions of New Species of Starfishes and Ophiurans

(Media Record)(media file)

Verrill 1894 Description: Descriptions of New Species of Starfishes and Ophiurans

  • station number: 2573

Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (dry) broken - arms missing in collection 1 History (3)

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Northwest
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • https://marineregions.org/mrgid/8748 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • United States, Massachusetts, South of Georges Bank
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Georges Bank
  • Depth:
  • 1742 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 40.5716666, -66.150000 (Error radius: Unknown) By: [no agent data] on 2011-03-06 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (40° 34′ 18″ N  66° 9′ 0″ W)
  • Collecting Method:
  • Small Beam Trawl
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1885-09-02
  • Verbatim Date:
  • September 2, 1885
  • Collector:
  • USFC Steamer Albatross

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  • [Masked]

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