Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiacantha vivipara

  • Author and date of publication

    Ljungman, 1871

  • Preferred Common name

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    2005

  • Identified By

    Ty Hibberd - Australian Antarctic Division

  • Number Of Specimens

    5

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet Unfixed ethanol ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Ty Hibberd - Australian Antarctic Division

  • Collection Event Code

    SC26 680275

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, beam

  • Date Visited From

    10/05/2003

  • Depth To (m)

    268

  • Depth From (m)

    268

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Precise Location

    Heard Is, Southern Shell Bank

  • Latitude

    -51.7582;-51.7577

  • Longitude

    76.4475;76.4365

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84