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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2982 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiarachnella megalaspis
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiarachnella megalaspis
  • Eastern Sea
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest: Japan
  • 9 Aug 1906
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Ophiarachnella megalaspis H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophiarachnella megalaspis
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Media of type text, Clark 1911. Description:North Pacific Ophiurans in the Collection of the United States National Museum
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Media Details
North Pacific Ophiurans in the Collection of the United States National Museum
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Japan
Specific Locality: Eastern Sea
Verbatim Locality: Japan, Eastern Sea
Collecting Method: Dredge and Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 95 fms
Coordinates: 32° 33´ 10´´ N 128° 32´ 10´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-08-09; Source: Dredging and Hydrographic Records of the US Fisheries Steamer Albatross - and original label
Collecting Date: 9 Aug 1906
station number: 4895
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) fair (some broken arms) in collection 2