Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiomyxa australis

  • Author and date of publication

    Lütken, 1869

  • Preferred Common name

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    2004

  • Identified By

    Dr Tim D. O'Hara

  • Number Of Specimens

    4

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet Unfixed ethanol ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Karen Gowlett-Holmes, Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    SS04/04 30

  • Sampling Method

    Epibenthic sled (Sherman)

  • Date Visited From

    18/04/2004

  • Date Visited To

    18/04/2004

  • Depth To (m)

    249

  • Depth From (m)

    249

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • District

    se

  • Precise Location

    King Island Canyons

  • Latitude

    -39.8553

  • Longitude

    143.173

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84