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Brittle star

NHMUK-1937.4.8.64-65

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Licence:

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Scientific name:

Ophiactis carnea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Ophiuroidea

Genus:

Ophiactis

Species:

Ophiactis carnea Ljn.

Station/Area Information

Area:

Simon's Bay, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa

Depth (Fathoms):

10-20 fathoms

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