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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-7031 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiophragmus disacanthus
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiophragmus disacanthus
  • James Island; Sulivan Bay
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southeast: Ecuador: Galápagos: Galapagos Archipelago
  • December 12, 1934
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Ophiophragmus disacanthus Ziesenhenne, 1940
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Ophiophragmus disacanthus
Identified by Fred C. Ziesenhenne in 1940
Nature of ID: type ID
Media of type text, Ziesenhenne 1940. Description:New Ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions
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Media Details
New Ophiurans of the Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Ecuador
State/Province: Galápagos
Island Group: Galapagos Archipelago
Specific Locality: James Island; Sulivan Bay
Verbatim Locality: Galapagos Islands; James Island; Sulivan Bay
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 2 to 5 fms
Coordinates: 0° 17´ 0´´ S 90° 35´ 10´´ W (Datum: unknown)
RV Velero III; 1934-12-12; Source: Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions - General Account of the Scientific Work of the Velero III in the Eastern Pacific, 1931-41
Collecting Date: December 12, 1934
Collecting Event Remarks: Rock; algae.
station number: 337-35
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1