Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) caespitosa

  • Author and date of publication

    Lyman, 1879

  • Preferred Common name

    Five-armed Brittle Star

  • Other Common Names

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    1977

  • Identified By

    Frank W. Rowe

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    J Gabriel

  • Date Visited From

    23/03/1910

  • Date Visited To

    23/03/1910

  • Depth To (m)

    82.3

  • Depth From (m)

    64.01

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • Precise Location

    Bass Strait Cable between Victoria and Tasmania

  • Latitude

    -38

  • Longitude

    148

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    estimated