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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3183 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiacantha adiaphora
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiacantha adiaphora
  • United States, Alaska: Bowers Bank
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northeast: Bering Sea
  • 4 Jun 1906
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Ophiacantha adiaphora H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiacantha adiaphora
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1911, Page 199, Paratype of Ophiacantha adiaphora
Media of type text, Clark 1911. Description: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
Sea: Bering Sea
Specific Locality: United States, Alaska: Bowers Bank
Verbatim Locality: Bowers Bank
Collecting Method: lucas sounding machine; 12 foot Tanner beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 344 to 372 fms
Coordinates: 54° 30´ 30´´ N 179° 14´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1906-06-04; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 4 Jun 1906
USFC Steamer Albatross
station number: 4772
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 2