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Ophiocomina nigra (Brittlestar)


Wikipedia Abstract

Ophiocomina nigra, commonly known as the black brittle star or black serpent star, is a species of marine invertebrate in the order Ophiurida. It occurs in the north-eastern Atlantic Ocean, the North Sea and the Mediterranean Sea.
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Protected Areas


Pollachius virens (Sillock)[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Oklahoma City Zoological Park
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
Zoological Society of London


ERMS scope; North Sea; Azores; England South Coast; England West Coast; Mediterranean Sea; Netherlands; Norway; British Isles West Coast; Devon; Shetland; Irish Sea; British Isles northeast; North-East Atlantic; Azores; Norway; Roscoff; Concarneau; Norway; Azores; Sicily;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
Protected Areas provided by GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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