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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-968 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Ophiozonella longispina
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Holotype of Ophiozona longispina
  • Uraga Channel
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest: Japan
  • May 11, 1899
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Identifications
Ophiozonella longispina (Clark, 1908)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiolepididae Ophiozonella longispina
Identified by H. Matsumoto
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: designated as Genotype for Ophiozonella (see Matsumoto, T. 1915, Page 82)
Ophiozona longispina H.L. Clark, 1908
Animalia Echinodermata Asterozoa Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Ophiurina Ophiolepididae Ophiozona longispina
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1909
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1908, Page 290, Holotype of Ophiozona longispina
written in HL Clarks handwriting on label 'this is the TYPE' not designated in original description
 
Japanese and East Indian Echinoderms
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Media Details
Japanese and East Indian Echinoderms
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Japan
Specific Locality: Uraga Channel
Verbatim Locality: Uraga Channel, Japan
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 70 fms
Coordinates: 35.201358° 139.765419° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 7658 m
Penny Benson; 2015-04-09; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced to the Center of the Uraga Channel
Collecting Date: May 11, 1899
Collectors
Alan Owston
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1 many arm fragments