MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-757

Stegophiura macrarthra H.L. Clark, 1915

Holotype of Stegophiura macrarthra

Date Collected:

1879-01-02

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central | United States, off Georgia

Current Identification
Stegophiura macrarthra H.L. Clark, 1915 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: Hubert Lyman Clarklinked data icon in 1915
Nature of ID: type ID

Clark 1915, page 315, Holotype of Stegophiura macrarthra H.L. Clark, 1915 Plate 19 figs 7-8
Media type: text; Clark 1915 Description: MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4;

(Media Record) (Related) (File)

Shows Publication: Clark 1915 Description: MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXV no. 4

  • station number: CCCXXI

Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History (3)
Remarks: partial arm; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-10-11
subsampled by = Nina Black   determined date=2022-10-07   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (dry) fair (some missing arms) in collection 1 History (3)

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2022-10-07

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • https://marineregions.org/mrgid/8749 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • United States, off Georgia
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • off Georgia
  • Depth:
  • 233 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 32.7236111°, -77.341666° (Error radius: Unknown) By: [no agent data] on 1879-01-02 (Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (32° 43′ 25″ N  77° 20′ 30″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1879-01-02
  • Verbatim Date:
  • January 2, 1879
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

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  • [Masked]