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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-7032 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiocnida californica
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiocnida californica
  • Off San Francisquito Bay, Lower California
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Mexico: Baja California
  • March 2, 1936
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Ophiocnida californica Ziesenhenne, 1940
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Ophiocnida californica
Identified by Fred C. Ziesenhenne in 1940
Nature of ID: type ID
Ziesenhenne 1940, Page 25, Paratype of Ophiocnida californica
BHL page 31
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: Mexico
State/Province: Baja California
Specific Locality: Off San Francisquito Bay, Lower California
Verbatim Locality: San Francisquito Bay, Baja California
General Habitat: Shale, rock, mud.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 125 fms
Coordinates: 28° 26´ 50´´ N 112° 50´ 45´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0
RV Velero III; 1936-03-02; Source: Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions - General Account of the Scientific Work of the Velero III in the Eastern Pacific, 1931-41
Collecting Date: March 2, 1936
station number: 534-36
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1