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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-2995 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioplinthus clasta
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiura clasta
  • Japan: off Omai Saki
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • October 20, 1906
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Ophioplinthus clasta (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioplinthus clasta
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiura clasta H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae Ophiura clasta
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1911
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 64, Paratype of Ophiura clasta

 
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
Specific Locality: Japan: off Omai Saki
Verbatim Locality: Japan: Off Omai Saki Light, 624 fms."Albatross" St. 5083
Collecting Method: Multiple Methods
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 624 fms
Coordinates: 34° 4´ 20´´ N 137° 57´ 30´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-10-20; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: October 20, 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 5083
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken - fair in collection 2