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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6239 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Histampica rugosa
  •    Holotype of Ophioceramis rugosa
  • [coordinate data only]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central
  • March 13, 1938
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Histampica rugosa (H.L. Clark, 1941)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Histampica rugosa
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophioceramis rugosa H.L. Clark, 1941
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiurinae Ophioceramis rugosa
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1941
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1941, Page 102, Holotype of Ophioceramis rugosa

Thomas 1975, Page 244, Voucher of Histampica rugosa
Figure 3
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: [coordinate data only]
Verbatim Locality: Off South of Cay Sal Bank
Collecting Method: wild caught
Collecting Source: unknown
Depth: 300 to 315 fms
Coordinates: 23° 21´ 0´´ N 79° 58´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1938-03-13; Source: List of Dredging Stations - Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: March 13, 1938
RV Atlantis
station number: 2987-C
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (broken leg) missing 1