Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiothrix (Placophiothrix) spongicola

  • Author and date of publication

    Stimpson, 1855

  • Preferred Common name

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    1998

  • Identified By

    Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    12

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet unfixed ethanol ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria

  • Sampling Method

    hand, SCUBA

  • Date Visited From

    10/06/1998

  • Date Visited To

    10/06/1998

  • Depth To (m)

    19

  • Depth From (m)

    15

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Beware reef

  • Latitude

    -37.82

  • Longitude

    148.78

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84