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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3121 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiopholis brachyactis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiopholis brachyactis
  • Japan, Kanagawa, Honshu Island, Sagami Bay, Manazuru-misaki
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 5 May 1900
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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: expert 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, Kanagawa, Honshu Island, Sagami Bay, Manazuru-misaki
Verbatim Locality: Off Honshu Island, Japan., Manazuru Zaki, N. 8d, W. 4.5 M.;
General Habitat: green mud volcanic ash and stones
Collecting Method: 8' Tanner Beam Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 153 fms
Coordinates: 35° 8´ 0´´ N 139° 10´ 15´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1900-05-05; Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Collecting Date: 5 May 1900
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 3698
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 2