MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-678

Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) rugosa (Lyman, 1878)

Syntype of Ophioglypha rugosa

Date Collected:

1874-07-10

Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southwest: New Zealand | east of the north island

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-25
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Ophioglypha rugosa Lyman, 1878 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman IIIlinked data icon in 1878
Nature of ID: type ID

Agassiz et al. 1878, page 92, Syntype of Ophioglypha rugosa Lyman, 1878 Plate IV, figs 90, 91
Media type: text; Agassiz et al. 1878 Description: U S Coast Survey steamer Blake...II] Corals and Crinoids;

(Media Record) (Related) (File)

Shows Publication: Agassiz et al. 1878 Description: U S Coast Survey steamer Blake...II] Corals and Crinoids

  • station number: 169

Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: partial arm; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-10-25
subsampled by = Nina Black   determined date=2022-10-18   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2022-10-25

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  • Ocean:
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Pacific, Southwest
  • Country:
  • New Zealand
  • Specific Locality:
  • east of the north island
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • [coordinate data only]
  • Depth:
  • 700 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -37.566666°, 179.366666° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1874-07-10 (Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (37° 34′ 0″ S  179° 22′ 0″ E)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1874-07-10
  • Verbatim Date:
  • July 10, 1874
  • Collector:
  • HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876

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  • [Masked]