Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) caespitosa

  • Author and date of publication

    Lyman, 1879

  • Preferred Common name

    Five-armed Brittle Star

  • Other Common Names

    Brittle Star

  • Date Identified

    1991

  • Identified By

    P M. O'Loughlin

  • Number Of Specimens

    3

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Dry

  • Sampling Method

    hand

  • Date Visited From

    19/12/1991

  • Date Visited To

    19/12/1991

  • Depth To (m)

    2

  • Depth From (m)

    0

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Western Australia

  • Precise Location

    Ten Mile Lagoon, west of Esperance.

  • Latitude

    -33.85

  • Longitude

    121.917

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84