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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3119 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiopholis brachyactis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiopholis brachyactis
  • Japan, off Kanagawa; Honshu Island, Sagami Bay, Joga Island, South of
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 26 Oct 1906
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Identifications
Ophiopholis brachyactis H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiopholis brachyactis
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 117, Paratype of Ophiopholis brachyactis

 
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 Kanagawa; Honshu Island, Sagami Bay, Joga Island, South of
Verbatim Locality: In Uraga Strait (Entrance Gulf Of Tokyo)., Joga Shima Lt., N. 15d W., 4.2 Miles
Collecting Method: Lucas sounding machine; 9 foot Albatross-Blake beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 197 fms
Coordinates: 35° 4´ 10´´ N 139° 38´ 12´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-10-26; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 26 Oct 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 5091
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good or fragments in collection 2