Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiacantha vivipara

  • Author and date of publication

    Ljungman, 1871

  • 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% - unfixed ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    ICEFISH 2004

  • Collected By

    Susanne J. Lockhart - California Academy of Sciences

  • Collection Event Code

    ICEFISH 80-BT42

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Blake

  • Date Visited From

    29/06/2004

  • Date Visited To

    29/06/2004

  • Depth To (m)

    135

  • Depth From (m)

    167

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    South Atlantic Ocean

  • Precise Location

    Bouvet Island vicinity, Sub-Antarctica

  • Latitude

    -54.3864;-54.408

  • Longitude

    3.4914;3.47367

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original data