Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiacantha antarctica

  • Author and date of publication

    Koehler, 1901

  • Preferred Common name

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    2009

  • Identified By

    Dr Igor S. Smirnov

  • Number Of Specimens

    5

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70% - unfixed ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    ICEFISH 2004

  • Collected By

    Susanne J. Lockhart - California Academy of Sciences

  • Collection Event Code

    ICEFISH 75-BT43

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Blake

  • Date Visited From

    29/06/2004

  • Date Visited To

    28/06/2004

  • Depth To (m)

    41

  • Depth From (m)

    47

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    South Atlantic Ocean

  • Precise Location

    Bouvet Island vicinity, Sub-Antarctica

  • Latitude

    -54.402;-54.4242

  • Longitude

    3.4558;3.4545

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84