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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3401 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiopholis brachyactis
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Ophiopholis brachyactis
  • Japan, Goto Islands, Fukue Island, South of
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northeast
  • 9 Aug 1906
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Identifications
Ophiopholis brachyactis H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiopholis brachyactis
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 117, Paratype of Ophiopholis brachyactis

 
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, Goto Islands, Fukue Island, South of
Verbatim Locality: From Nagasaki, Japan, To Kagoshima, Kagoshima Gulf, Japan., Ose Saki Lt., N. 15d E., 9.5 Miles
Collecting Method: 9 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 181 fms
Coordinates: 32° 27´ 30´´ N 128° 33´ 0´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-08-09; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 9 Aug 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 4892
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 4