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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-81 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioderma holmesii
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiura Holmesii
  • United States, South Carolina: Sullivans Island
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central
  • <1873 (1700-01-01 - 1873-01-01)
Identifications
Ophioderma holmesii (Lyman, 1860)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophioderma holmesii
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiura Holmesii Lyman, 1860
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae Ophiura Holmesii
Identified by Theodore Lyman III
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1890
Citations
Lyman 1860, Page 255, Paratype of Ophiura Holmesii

 
New Ophiuridae belonging to the Smithsonian Institution and to the Museum of Comparative Zoology
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Media Details
New Ophiuridae belonging to the Smithsonian Institution and to the Museum of Comparative Zoology
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: United States, South Carolina: Sullivans Island
Verbatim Locality: S. Carolina Sullivans Island
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: <1873 (1700-01-01 - 1873-01-01)
Collectors
Louis Agassiz
Identifiers
collector number: 112
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 2