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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-6528 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Histampica rugosa
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophioceramis rugosa
  • Santa Clara, South of Cay Sal Bank
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Cuba
  • May 3, 1939
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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
Clark 1941, Page 102, Paratype of Ophioceramis rugosa
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Cuba
Specific Locality: Santa Clara, South of Cay Sal Bank
Verbatim Locality: Cuba, Santa Clara, South of Cay Sal Bank
Collecting Method: Blake trawl 14 ft.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 320 to 330 fms
Coordinates: 23° 22´ 0´´ N 79° 53´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1939-05-03; Source: The Atlantis Expeditions to the West Indies in 1938 and 1939 compiled by Fenner A. Chace, Jr.
Coordinate Remarks: These coordinates are for station 3444 - Coordinates for station 3445 are 23° 22´ 0´´ N 79° 53´ 0´´ W
Collecting Date: May 3, 1939
station number: 3444
station number: 3445
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 3
associated grant: Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn)
  Penny Benson, 2021-06-09
  Remark: Localities vetted