Physical Description

Type Information

Holotype for Ophiura atacta Clark, 1911
Catalog Number: USNM 25533
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): United States Fish Commission
Year Collected: 1890
Locality: Alaska Peninsula, Shumagin Islands, Shumagin Bank, Alaska, United States, North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 1143 to 1143
Vessel: Albatross R/V
  • Holotype: Clark, H. L. 1911. Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus. 75: p. 85, fig. 27.
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© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 1 specimen in 1 taxon.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 1143 - 1143
 
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