Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F248374

Preserved specimen of Histampica A.M. Clark, 1970 | Brittlestar recorded on 2016-07-24


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F248374
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F248374
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|wet|ethanol 95ƒ%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria  
Identified date 2018
Collector Nova Southeastern University  
Supplied as "Nova Southeastern University - NSU Florida, USA"
Individual count 2
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Date identified 2018


Event ID AC357 15
Field Number AC357 15
Occurrence date 2016-07-24
Supplied date "2016-07-24T00:00:00\2016-07-24T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ROV - Remotely operated vehicle  
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Animalia | Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Amphilepidida | Gnathophiurina | Ophiactidea | Ophiothamnidae
Scientific name Histampica
Supplied scientific name "Histampica rugosa (Clark, 1941)"
Identified to rank genus
Supplied as "Species"
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiactidae
Supplied as "Ophiothamnidae"
Genus Histampica
Species Histampica rugosa
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship A.M. Clark, 1970
Supplied as (Clark, 1941)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Gulf of Mexico
Country United States of America
Locality Gulf of Mexico, Mississipi Slope
Latitude 27.5864
Supplied as: "27.5864"
Longitude -89.7042
Supplied as: "-89.7042"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Gulf of Mexico, Mississipi Slope
Water body Gulf of Mexico
Minimum depth in metres 1055
Maximum depth in metres 1062
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources data provided with specimen(s)
Georeferenced by Nova Southeastern University - NSU Florida, USA
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code US

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