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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F211054

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 2007-06-05


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 F211054
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by 1.  Sadie Mills - National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research   2.  Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria  
Identified date 2008
Individual count 50
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number TAN0707 106
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, beam]
Date identified 2008


Event ID TAN0707 106
Field Number TAN0707 106
Occurrence date 2007-06-05
Supplied date "2007-06-05T00:00:00\2007-06-05T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, beam  
Date precision DAY


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


Higher geography New Zealand
Country New Zealand
Locality [Site 2A9]
Latitude -40.1269
Supplied as: "-40.1269"
Longitude 170.205
Supplied as: "170.205"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality [Site 2A9]
Minimum depth in metres 803
Maximum depth in metres 804
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Compiler
Georeference protocol original data
Georeferenced by Dr Tim D. O'Hara
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code NZ
Location ID 2A9

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