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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3336 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphiophiura penichra
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Ophiura penichra
  • Japan: Hokkaido Island, Shizunai, SW of
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 3 Oct 1906
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Amphiophiura penichra (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiuridae Amphiophiura penichra
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-03-03
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiura penichra H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiuridae Ophiura penichra
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1911
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 84, Paratype of Ophiura penichra

 
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: Hokkaido Island, Shizunai, SW of
Collecting Method: Lucas sounding machine; 9 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 309 to 359 fms
Coordinates: 42° 10´ 40´´ N 142° 14´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-10-03; Source: U.S. Hydrographic Office 2124
Collecting Date: 3 Oct 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 5044
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 4