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Brittle star

I.76315

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Natural History) 18.11.1899

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Ophiacantha vivipara

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

8 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Form:

Fluid

Citations:

[Challenger] Report Pt. 14, p. 185.

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Ophiuroidea

Order:

Ophiurida

Family:

Ophiacanthidae

Genus:

Ophiacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842

Species:

Ophiacantha vivipara Ljungman, 1870

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

8 January 1874 - 29 January 1874

Area:

Royal Sound, Kerguelen Islands

Water body:

Antarctic Indian Ocean

Notes:

Lot of specimens
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