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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3272 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomyxa anisacantha
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiomyxa anisacantha
  • Japan Honshu Island, Sagami Bay
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 19 May 1900
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Ophiomyxa anisacantha H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiomyxidae Ophiomyxa anisacantha
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 271, Paratype of Ophiomyxa anisacantha

 
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 Honshu Island, Sagami Bay
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 83 to 158 fms
Coordinates: 34° 58´ 0´´ N 139° 45´ 30´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1900-05-19; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 19 May 1900
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 3749
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) dry in collection 3