Advertisement

You can sponsor this page

Ophioplocus esmarki   Lyman, 1874


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed.
Ophioplocus esmarki   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
Upload your photos and videos
| All pictures | Google image |

No photo available for this species.

Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Ophiuroidea | Ophiurida | Ophiuridae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Austin, W.C. 1999. (Ref. 1306)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 15.0 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 865)

Environment

Benthic; depth range 0 - 70 m (Ref. 95072)

Climate / Range

Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Eastern Pacific: Alaska to USA.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

It is found on soft bottoms from the low intertidal to a depth of 70 meters (Ref. 865). This is a slow moving brittle star that broods its eggs. The eggs develop directly into little brittle stars (Ref. 865).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


| FisheriesWiki |

More information

Countries
FAO areas
Ecosystems
Occurrences
Introductions
Stocks
Ecology
Diet
Food items
Common names
Synonyms
Predators
Reproduction
Maturity
Spawning
Eggs
Egg development
Age/Size
Growth
Length-weight
Length-length
Morphology
Larvae
Abundance
References
Mass conversion

Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | Check for other websites | Check FishWatcher | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GOBASE | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Scirus | FishBase | Tree of Life | uBio | uBio RSS | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown