source of synonymy Devaney, D.M. (1970). Studies on ophiocomid brittlestars. I. A new genus (Clarkcoma) of Ophiocominae with a re-evaluation of the genus Ophiocoma. Smithson. Contr. Zool. 51: 1-41. [details]
Present Inaccurate Introduced: alien
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Remark Also recorded from 'Coin Peros' by Bell (1909) - locality can't be traced.
Holotype whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: Mauritius (as 'Isle de France')(Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details] SynonymyOphiartrum pictum Müller and Troschel = Ophiocoma pica??(Lyman, 1874). [details]