Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiacantha pentactis

  • Author and date of publication

    Mortensen, 1936

  • Preferred Common name

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    2009

  • Identified By

    Dr Igor S. Smirnov

  • Number Of Specimens

    3

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    PRYDZ

  • Collection Event Code

    PRYDZ 46

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, beam

  • Date Visited From

    28/02/1987

  • Date Visited To

    28/02/1987

  • Depth To (m)

    431

  • Depth From (m)

    430

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    PRYDZ 46

  • Country

    Antarctica

  • Precise Location

    Prydz Bay

  • Latitude

    -66.98;-67

  • Longitude

    74.33;74.3

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Label