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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2009 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiacantha spectabilis
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Ophiacantha spectabilis
  • Norway
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northeast: Norwegian Sea
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1872-01-01)
Ophiacantha spectabilis G.O. Sars, 1871
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiacantha spectabilis
Identified by Georg Ossian Sars in 1871
Nature of ID: type ID
Sars 1871, Page 10, Syntype of Ophiacantha spectabilis

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Media Details
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Sea: Norwegian Sea
Specific Locality: Norway
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1872-01-01)
Georg Ossian Sars
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor (broken arms) in collection 1