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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3406 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiopholis longispina
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Ophiopholis longispina
  • United States, Washington
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northeast
  • 28 Jun 1889
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Ophiopholis longispina H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiactidae Ophiopholis longispina
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1911, Page 119, Paratype of Ophiopholis longispina

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: United States, Washington
Verbatim Locality: off Washington
Collecting Method: Large Beam Trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 636 fms
Coordinates: 47° 29´ 30´´ N 125° 43´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1889-06-28; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 28 Jun 1889
USFC Steamer Albatross
station number: 3070
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 9