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Brittle star

NH:1899.114.583

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of)

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Macrophiothrix longipeda

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

3 October 1874 - 13 October 1874

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Ophiuroidea

Order:

Ophiurida

Family:

Ophiotrichidae

Genus:

Macrophiothrix H.L. Clark, 1938

Species:

Macrophiothrix longipeda (Lamarck, 1816)

Synonyms:

Ophiothrix longipeda

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

3 October 1874 - 13 October 1874

Area:

Ambon Island, Indonesia

Water body:

Banda Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

100 fathoms

Notes:

Previous name: Ophiothrix longipeda (Lamarck)
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