Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.2743

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 1906-08-12


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number J.2743
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1115708","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.2743"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:J.2743
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector United States Fish Commission
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [beam trawl]


Occurrence date 1906-08-12
Sampling protocol ["beam trawl"]
Event ID
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax
Supplied scientific name "Ophiura ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiuridae
Genus Ophiura
Species Ophiura ooplax
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ophiura ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (H.L. Clark, 1911)


Country Japan
Latitude 31.66111
Supplied as: "31.66111"
Longitude 129.333
Supplied as: "129.333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Kagoshima, Koshiki Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[stn 4912] Japan, Kagoshima, Koshiki Island (31° 39' 40" N, 129° 20' E) 12/08/1906 - 12/08/1906, beam trawl";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 5.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 31° 39' 40" N
Marine true
Country Code JP
Verbatim longitude 129° 20' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/3/11
dcterms:type PhysicalObject

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Coordinate uncertainty meters invalid Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Coordinate precision and uncertainty transposed Warning
    Show/Hide 86 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
    Show/Hide 20 tests that have not been run