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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3073 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophioleuce brevispinum
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiocten brevispinum
  • Japan: west of Osumi Islands, Kuchinoerabu Island
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 13 Aug 1906
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Identifications
Ophioleuce brevispinum (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophioleuce brevispinum
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiocten brevispinum H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Ophiocten brevispinum
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 98, Paratype of Ophiocten brevispinum

 
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: west of Osumi Islands, Kuchinoerabu Island
Verbatim Locality: From Nagasaki, Japan, To Kagoshima, Kagoshima Gulf, Japan., Gwaja Shima, S. 39d E., 37 Miles
Collecting Method: 9 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 361 fms
Coordinates: 30° 24´ 0´´ N 129° 6´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-08-13; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 13 Aug 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 4917
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1