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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3094 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomusium trychnum
  • partial animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiomusium trychnum
  • Japan: Surga Gulf, Honshu Island, Numazu, Suruga Bay
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • October 15, 1906
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Identifications
Ophiomusium trychnum H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae Ophiomusium trychnum
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 109, Paratype of Ophiomusium trychnum

 
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: Surga Gulf, Honshu Island, Numazu, Suruga Bay
Verbatim Locality: Honshu Island, Numazu, Suruga Bay
Collecting Method: Lucas sounding machine; 9 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 108 to 131 fms
Coordinates: 35° 3´ 10´´ N 138° 47´ 0´´ E (Datum: WGS84)
[no agent data]; 1906-10-15; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: October 15, 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 5069
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) poor in collection 1