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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-641 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata loveni
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophioglypha loveni
  • between Prince Edward Island and Crozet Islands
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Antarctic and Southern: Crozet Islands
  • December 29, 1873 (1873-12-29 - 1876-12-29)
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Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata loveni (Lyman, 1878)
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata loveni
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-02-23
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophioglypha loveni Lyman, 1878
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioglypha loveni
Identified by Theodore Lyman III in 1878
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1878, Page 80, Syntype of Ophioglypha loveni
plate IV figs 109-111
Media of type text, Lyman 1878. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: Crozet Islands
Specific Locality: between Prince Edward Island and Crozet Islands
Verbatim Locality: between Prince Edward & Crozet Is.,
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1375 fms
Coordinates: 46° 46´ 0´´ S 45° 31´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1873-12-29; Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877
Collecting Date: December 29, 1873 (1873-12-29 - 1876-12-29)
station number: 146
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) destroyed in collection 1