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Ophiopsila aranea Forbes, 1843

Spider brittlestar

Ophiopsila aranea

Bay of Lannion, France, 12 meters, 2010, WBN

Ophiopsila aranea

Detail of the arms, WBN

Image satellite: © Esri, DigitalGlobe, GeoEye, Earthstar Geographics, CNES/Airbus DS, USDA, USGS, AeroGRID, IGN, and the GIS User Community.

Données de distribution : Ophiopsila aranea Forbes, 1843 in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/39omei accessed via GBIF.org on 2020-10-24.

Classification

Source : World Register of Marine Species


Biota (Superdomain)
Animalia (Kingdom)
Echinodermata (Phylum)
Asterozoa (Subphylum)
Ophiuroidea (Class)
Myophiuroidea (Subclass)
Metophiurida (Infraclass)
Ophintegrida (Superorder)
Amphilepidida (Order)
Ophiopsilina (Suborder)
Ophiopsiloidea (Superfamily)
Ophiopsilidae (Family)
Ophiopsila (Genus)
Ophiopsila aranea (Species)

Authors

Text : © 2010 - 2020.

Photos : © Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat. Published with his kind permission.
Websites and reference works : Consult bibliography

Image satellite: © Esri, DigitalGlobe, GeoEye, Earthstar Geographics, CNES/Airbus DS, USDA, USGS, AeroGRID, IGN, and the GIS User Community.

Données de distribution : Ophiopsila aranea Forbes, 1843 in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/39omei accessed via GBIF.org on 2020-10-24.

How to cite this page

In writing, November 2010, Description of Ophiopsila aranea, [On line] http://european-marine-life.org/30/ophiopsila-aranea.php, consulted on 2020 October 24.

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