Ophiosphalma dyscritum

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Ophiomusina 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Echinodermata
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa
Superclassis: Cryptosyringida
Classis: Ophiuroidea
Subclasse: Myophiuroidea
Infraclasse: Metophiurida
Superordo: Euryophiurida
Ordo: Ophiurida
Suborder Ophiomusina

Familia: Ophiosphalmidae
Genus: Ophiosphalma
Species: Ophiosphalma dyscritum

Name edit

Ophiosphalma dyscritum H.L. Clark, 1941

Type locality: Cuba, Santa Clara, South of Cay Sal Bank, 360 fms

Holotype: MCZ OPH-6238 [1]

Paratypes: MCZ OPH-6518 [2]; MCZ OPH-6519 [3]; MCZ OPH-6520 [4]; MCZ OPH-6523 [5]; MCZ OPH-6613 [6]

References edit

  • Clark, H.L. 1941. Reports on the scientific results of the Atlantis expeditions to the West Indies, under the joint auspices of the University of Havana and Harvard University. The Echinoderms (other than holothurians). Memorias de la Sociedad Cubana de Historia Natural. 15(1): 1-154, 10 plates. Reference page.  [original description of Ophiosphalma dyscritum p. 101–102]