Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiacantha

  • Author and date of publication

    Müller, J; Troschel, F H, 1842

  • Preferred Common name

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    2010

  • Identified By

    Dr Tim D. O'Hara

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet Unfixed ethanol ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    US Antarctic Marine Living Resources (US AMLR-2009)

  • Collected By

    Susanne J Lockhart - National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration

  • Collection Event Code

    US AMLR-09 19-13

  • Date Visited From

    13/02/2009

  • Date Visited To

    13/02/2009

  • Depth To (m)

    233

  • Depth From (m)

    190

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Southern Ocean

  • Continent

    Antarctica

  • Country

    Antarctica

  • Precise Location

    South Orkney Islands & Antarctic Peninsula

  • Latitude

    -60.6087;-60.5983

  • Longitude

    -44.3427;-44.3128

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    data provided with specimen(s)