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Brittle star

NH:1899.114.592

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of the)

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Ophiarachnella septemspinosa

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

1 January 1873 - 31 December 1876

Form:

Fluid

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Ophiuroidea

Order:

Ophiurida

Family:

Ophiodermatidae

Genus:

Ophiarachnella Ljungman, 1872

Species:

Ophiarachnella septemspinosa (Müller & Troschel, 1842)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

1 January 1873 - 31 December 1876

Area:

Fiji Islands

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Notes:

Previous name: Pectinura rigida Lyman
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