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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3367 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiactis profundi
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Ophiactis pteropoma
  • Japan, Uraga Channel
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • April 17, 1899
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Identifications
Ophiactis profundi Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis profundi
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiactis pteropoma H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiactis pteropoma
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 134, Paratype of Ophiactis pteropoma

 
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, Uraga Channel
Verbatim Locality: Uraga Channel, Japan
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 200 fms
Coordinates: 35.201358° 139.765419° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 7658 m
Penny Benson; 2015-04-09; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced to the Center of the Uraga Channel
Collecting Date: April 17, 1899
Collectors
Alan Owston
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) fair in collection 15