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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3204 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophientrema scolopendrica
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiacantha leucosticta
  • Japan, Shikuoka, south of Honshu Island, Hamamatsu
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest: Sea of Japan
  • 1 Sep 1906
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Identifications
Ophientrema scolopendrica (Lyman, 1883)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophientrema scolopendrica
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiacantha leucosticta H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiacanthidae Ophiacantha leucosticta
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 235, Paratype of Ophiacantha leucosticta

 
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: Sea of Japan
Specific Locality: Japan, Shikuoka, south of Honshu Island, Hamamatsu
Collecting Method: 9' Agassiz Beam Trawl, Lucas Sounding Machine
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 507 fms
Coordinates: 39° 9´ 0´´ N 137° 55´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-09-01; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 1 Sep 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 4980
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1