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  • Ophioderma holmesii
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiura Holmesii
  • Charleston
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: South Carolina
  • 1847-1853 (1847-01-01 - 1853-12-31)
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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 in 1890
Nature of ID: type ID
Lyman 1860, Page 255, Paratype of Ophiura Holmesii
Media of type text, shows publication. Lyman 1860. Description: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
Country: United States
State/Province: South Carolina
Specific Locality: Charleston
Verbatim Locality: Charleston, S.C.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 32.754788° -79.867144° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 7016 m
Penny Benson; 2014-08-05; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1847-1853 (1847-01-01 - 1853-12-31)
Louis Agassiz
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good and broken in collection 2