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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F99775

Preserved specimen of Ophioleuce brevispinum (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittle Star recorded on 2003-06-03


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F99775
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|unfixed ethanol|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria  
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number TAN0308 150
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [epibenthic sled (Sherman)]
Date identified 2004


Event ID TAN0308 150
Field Number TAN0308 150
Occurrence date 2003-06-03
Supplied date "2003-06-03T13:46:00\2003-06-03T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol epibenthic sled (Sherman)  
Date precision DAY
Event time 13:46:00


Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Ophioleucida | Ophioleucidae
Scientific name Ophioleuce brevispinum
Supplied scientific name "Ophioleuce brevispinum (Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittle Star
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Ophioleucida"
Family Ophioleucidae
Genus Ophioleuce
Species Ophioleuce brevispinum
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Supplied as (Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Tasman Sea
Country Australia
Supplied as "Tasman Sea"
Locality Wanganella Bank, site 13
Latitude -34.0832
Supplied as: "-34.0832"
Longitude 168.926
Supplied as: "168.926"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Wanganella Bank, site 13
Minimum depth in metres 1000
Maximum depth in metres 1150
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 19.0 frequency
    Species Richness 16.0 frequency