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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3269 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiogymna pellicula
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiothrix macrobrachia
  • Kyushu Island, Toi Misaki
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest: Japan: Kagoshima
  • 21 Aug 1906
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Ophiogymna pellicula (Duncan, 1887)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Ophiogymna pellicula
Identified by [no agent data] on 2015-03-02
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: revised taxonomy fide WoRMS
Ophiothrix macrobrachia H L Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiotrichidae Ophiothrix macrobrachia
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1911, Page 267, Paratype of Ophiothrix macrobrachia
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
Country: Japan
State/Province: Kagoshima
Specific Locality: Kyushu Island, Toi Misaki
Verbatim Locality: Japan: Kagoshima Gulf, Kyushu Island, Toi Misaki
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 65 fms
Coordinates: 31° 19´ 10´´ N 131° 23´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-08-20; Source: Dredging and Hydrographic Records of the US Fisheries Steamer Albatross - and original label
Collecting Date: 21 Aug 1906
station number: 4948
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 3