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

    7

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collection Event Code

    AA91 89

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, orange roughy

  • Date Visited From

    24/02/1991

  • Date Visited To

    24/02/1991

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Antarctica

  • Precise Location

    Prydz Bay

  • Latitude

    -66.774

  • Longitude

    72.6082

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84