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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology OPH-837

Ophiernus adspersus adspersus Lyman, 1883

Paratype of Ophiernus adspersus

Date Collected:

1879-03-09

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Barbados | off Barbados

Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman III in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

  • station number: 291

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (70% ethanol) fair in collection 3 History (3)

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Penny Benson 2021-08-06
Remarks: Localities vetted

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  • None

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • Barbados
  • Specific Locality:
  • off Barbados
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Off Barbados
  • Depth:
  • 200 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 13.2000000, -59.683333 (Error radius: Unknown) By: [no agent data] on 1879-03-09 (Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (13° 12′ 0″ N  59° 41′ 0″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1879-03-09
  • Verbatim Date:
  • March 9, 1879
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

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  • [Masked]