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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6259

Ophiolepis buitronae Pineda-Enriquez, et al., 2017

Paratype of Ophiolepis buitronae

Date Collected:

1927

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Haiti | Port au Prince Bay

Current Identification
Ophiolepis buitronae Pineda-Enriquez, et al., 2017
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiolepididae
Determiner: Tania Pineda-Enríquez; et al. on 2017-09-18
Nature of ID: type ID
Previous Identifications
Ophiozona impressa (Lütken, 1859) linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiolepididae
Common Name(s): scaly brittle star
Determiner: Hubert Lyman Clark
Nature of ID: expert ID
Ophiolepis Müller & Troschel, 1840 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiolepididae
Determiner: Tania Pineda-Enríquez on 2012-03-21
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: n.sp

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Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) good in collection 6 History (5)
Remarks: these six specimens were part of Loan 2012-235-IZ. These specimens are now Paratypes designated by Pineda-Enriquez, et al., 2017.

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • Haiti
  • Specific Locality:
  • Port au Prince Bay
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Bizotown
  • Georeference:
  • 18.6584340, -72.433293 (Error radius: 6100m) By: Penny Benson on 2014-07-22 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1927-01-01 / 1927-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1927
  • Collectors:
  • William Beebe; Haitian Expedition

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