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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6239 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Histampica rugosa
  •    Holotype of Ophioceramis rugosa
  • south of Cay Sal Bank
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Commonwealth of the Bahamas
  • 13/3/1938
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Identifications
Histampica rugosa (H.L. Clark, 1941)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Histampica rugosa
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
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
Citations
Clark 1941, Page 102, Holotype of Ophioceramis rugosa
Thomas 1975, Page 244, Voucher of Histampica rugosa
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Commonwealth of the Bahamas
Specific Locality: south of Cay Sal Bank
Verbatim Locality: Cuba, Santa Clara, south of Cay Sal Bank
Collecting Method: 14' Blake Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 300 to 315 fms
Coordinates: 23° 21´ 0´´ N 79° 58´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1938-03-13; Source: The Atlantis Expeditions to the West Indies in 1938 and 1939 compiled by Fenner A. Chace, Jr.
Collecting Date: 13/3/1938
Collectors
Identifiers
station number: 2987-C
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (broken leg) missing 1