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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3185 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiacantha adiaphora
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiacantha adiaphora
  • Russia, Kamchatka, SE of Petropavlovsk
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 20 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
Specific Locality: Russia, Kamchatka, SE of Petropavlovsk
Verbatim Locality: From Petropaulovsk, Avatcha Bay, Kamchtka, To Codfish Banks, Staritschkof Id., N. 43d W., 11.5 Miles
Collecting Method: Multiple gears
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 300 fms
Coordinates: 52° 37´ 30´´ N 158° 50´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1906-06-20; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 20 Jun 1906
USFC Steamer Albatross
station number: 4797
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) broken in collection 1