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Brittle star

NH:1899.114.585

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of the)

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Ophiomastix caryophyllata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

17 January 1875 - 22 January 1875

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Ophiuroidea

Order:

Ophiurida

Family:

Ophiocomidae

Genus:

Ophiomastix Müller & Troschel, 1842

Species:

Ophiomastix caryophyllata Lütken, 1869

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

17 January 1875 - 22 January 1875

Area:

Cebu, Philippines

Water body:

Camotes Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

0-30 fathoms

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