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Brittle star

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Scientific name:

Ophiocamax vitrea

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

22 January 1875 - 22 January 1875

Station:

209

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Ophiuroidea

Order:

Ophiurida

Family:

Ophiacanthidae

Genus:

Ophiocamax Lyman, 1878

Species:

Ophiocamax vitrea

Station/Area Information

Station:

209

Date collected:

22/01/1875

Area:

West of Cebu Island, Philippine Island

Water body:

Camotes Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

95-100 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

10.23

Decimal Longitude:

123.90

Surface Temperature:

81°F

Bottom Temperature:

71°F

Gear:

Dredge & Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

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