Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiernus adspersus

  • Author and date of publication

    Lyman, 1883

  • Preferred Common name

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    2006

  • Identified By

    Dr Tim D. O'Hara

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet Unfixed ethanol ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    NORFANZ

  • Collection Event Code

    TAN0308 050

  • Sampling Method

    Epibenthic sled (Sherman)

  • Date Visited From

    21/05/2003

  • Date Visited To

    21/05/2003

  • Depth To (m)

    900

  • Depth From (m)

    505

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Tasman Sea

  • Continent

    Lord Howe Rise

  • Precise Location

    N6 seamount

  • Latitude

    -29.2147

  • Longitude

    158.984

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84