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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3445 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiomyxa anisacantha
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Ophiomyxa anisacantha
  • Japan: Surga Gulf, Honshu Island, Numazu, Suruga Bay
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 15 Oct 1906
  • 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: Surga Gulf, Honshu Island, Numazu, Suruga Bay
Verbatim Locality: Honshu Island, Numazu, Suruga Bay
Collecting Method: Lucas sounding machine; 9 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 108 to 131 fms
Coordinates: 35° 3´ 10´´ N 138° 47´ 0´´ E (Datum: WGS84)
[no agent data]; 1906-10-15; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 15 Oct 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 5069
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1