Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiura palliata

  • Author and date of publication

    (Lyman, 1878)

  • Preferred Common name

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    2010

  • Identified By

    Dr Tim D. O'Hara

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    K7/73

  • Collected By

    Dr Brian J. Smith - Queen Victoria Museum - Launceston, et al

  • Collection Event Code

    K7/73 6

  • Date Visited From

    21/11/1973

  • Date Visited To

    21/11/1973

  • Depth From (m)

    732

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    K7/73 6

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Bass Strait, south of Point Hicks

  • Latitude

    -38.3117

  • Longitude

    149.43

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84