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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-640

Ophiura ljungmani amp;Lyman&&1878&

Syntype of Ophioglypha ljungmani

Date Collected:

1873-09-10

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest: Brazil | [coordinate data only]

Current Identification
Ophiura ljungmani (Lyman, 1878) linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-23
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman III in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Lyman 1878, page 71, Syntype of Ophioglypha ljungmani Lyman, 1878 plate III fig 77
Media type: text, Lyman 1878. Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7

(Media Record)(media file)

Lyman 1878 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7

  • collector number: 2083
  • station number: 122

Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History (3)
Remarks: partial arm; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-10-11
subsampled by=Nina Black   determined date=2022-10-07   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (dry) fair broken in collection 3 History (3)

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2022-10-07
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Penny Benson 2021-08-12
Remarks: Localities vetted

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Southwest
  • Country:
  • Brazil
  • Specific Locality:
  • [coordinate data only]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • [coordinate data only]
  • Depth:
  • 350 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -9.0833333, -34.816666 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1873-09-10 (Source: Challenger Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (9° 5′ 0″ S  34° 49′ 0″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1873-09-10
  • Verbatim Date:
  • September 10, 1873
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • depths at this station recorded as 350, 120, 32, and 400 fathoms
  • Collector:
  • HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]