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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-5288 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiarachnella sphenisci
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiarachnella rugosa
  • Broome
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Australia: Western Australia
  • June 1932 (1932-06-01 - 1932-06-30)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Ophiarachnella sphenisci (Bell, 1894)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophiarachnella sphenisci
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-10
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Ophiarachnella rugosa H.L. Clark, 1938
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiodermatidae Ophiarachnella rugosa
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Identification Made Date: 1938
Clark 1938, Page 352, Paratype of Ophiarachnella rugosa

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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: Australia
State/Province: Western Australia
Specific Locality: Broome
Verbatim Locality: W.A.: Broome
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -17.96361° 122.23028° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Penny Benson; 2014-04-29; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: June 1932 (1932-06-01 - 1932-06-30)
Harvard Australian Expedition 1931-1932
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1