Ophiothrix fragilis, common brittlestar, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Ophiothrix fragilis, common brittlestar, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Ophiothrix fragilis

Ophiothrix fragilis Description

Disc covered by thorns. Seven brachial thorns, with a serrated border.

Ophiothrix fragilis Common Names

  • common brittlestar

Ophiothrix fragilis Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Ophiothrix fragilis? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Ophiothrix fragilis species belongs to.

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Ophiothrix fragilis, marine species closely related

Ophiothrix fragilis, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Ophiothrix fragilis marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Ophiothrix fragilis. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Ophiothrix fragilis are marked in green.

Ophiothrix fragilis, geographic distribution

Where is Ophiothrix fragilis found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Ophiothrix fragilis can be found.

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Ophiothrix fragilis, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Ophiothrix fragilis species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Ophiothrix fragilis.