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  • Ophiolepis unicolor
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Ophiolepis unicolor
  • Broome
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Eastern: Australia: Western Australia
  • July 1932 (1932-07-01 - 1932-07-31)
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Ophiolepis unicolor H.L. Clark, 1938
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae Ophiolepis unicolor
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1938
Nature of ID: type ID
Clark 1938, Page 364, Paratype of Ophiolepis unicolor

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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: -31.555078° 114.880785° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 88971 m
Penny Benson; 2013-11-13; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: July 1932 (1932-07-01 - 1932-07-31)
Hubert Lyman Clark
Harvard Australian Expedition 1931-1932
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) fair (some arms broken) in collection 3