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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3669 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Astrobrachion adhaerens
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiocreas melambaphes
  • Australia, Western Australia; off Jurien Bay
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern
  • before 1914 (1913-01-01 - 1913-12-31)
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Astrobrachion adhaerens (Studer, 1884)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Euryalidae Astrobrachion adhaerens
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-18
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiocreas melambaphes H.L. Clark, 1914
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Euryalida Euryalidae Ophiocreas melambaphes
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1914
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1914, Page 155, Paratype of Ophiocreas melambaphes
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Specific Locality: Australia, Western Australia; off Jurien Bay
Verbatim Locality: off Jurien Bay WA
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 80 to 100 fms
Coordinates: -30.285658° 115.010428° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 2999 m
Penny Benson; 2014-07-02; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: before 1914 (1913-01-01 - 1913-12-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1