Syntype of Ophioglypha loveni

Date Collected:

1874-03-03

Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: High Seas | High Seas

Media type: image;   Invertebrate Zoology OPH-981 Description: Preserved specimen.;

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Media type: image;   Invertebrate Zoology OPH-981 Description: Preserved specimen.;

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Current Identification
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae
Determiner: [no agent data] on 2015-02-23
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Previous Identification
Ophioglypha loveni Lyman, 1878 linked data icon
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae
Determiner: Theodore Lyman IIIlinked data icon in 1878
Nature of ID: type ID

Lyman 1878, page 80, Syntype of Ophioglypha loveni Lyman, 1878 plate IV figs 109-111
Media type: text; Lyman 1878 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7;

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Shows Publication: Lyman 1878 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. V no. 7

  • station number: 157

Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (70% ethanol) poor (missing arms) in collection 1 History (3)
tissue (95% ethanol) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: partial arm; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-11-18
subsampled by = Nina Black   determined date=2022-11-04   determined by=Nina Black  

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Penny Benson 2021-08-12
Remarks: Localities vetted
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2022-11-18

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  • Ocean:
  • Indian Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • Country:
  • High Seas
  • Specific Locality:
  • High Seas
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • SE Indian Ocean
  • Depth:
  • 1950 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -53.916666°, 108.583333° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1874-03-03 (Source: 'Challenger' Expedition List of Observing Stations - C. Wyville Thomson 1877)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (53° 55′ 0″ S  108° 35′ 0″ E)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1874-03-03
  • Verbatim Date:
  • March 3, 1874
  • Collector:
  • HMS Challenger Expedition 1873-1876

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