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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-941 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiacantha eurythyra
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Ophiacantha eurythyra
  • United States, California: off Corona del Mar
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central
  • 1934 (1934-01-01 - 1934-12-31)
Identifications
Ophiacantha eurythyra H.L. Clark, 1935
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiacantha eurythyra
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification made date: 1935
Citations
Clark 1935, Page 125, Holotype of Ophiacantha eurythyra

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: United States, California: off Corona del Mar
Verbatim Locality: Corona del mar, California, United States, United States
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 5 to 20 fms
Collecting Date: 1934 (1934-01-01 - 1934-12-31)
Collectors
George E. MacGinitie
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair in collection 1