3D model of representative Ophiuroidea.

Virtual Collection: Class Ophiuroidea

This virtual collection was last curated by Jonathan Hendricks on May 2, 2019. Each model is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Unless otherwise indicated, each model was created by Emily Hauf using specimens at the Paleontological Research Institution, Ithaca, New York.

Order Ophiurida


Fossil specimens of brittle stars Ophiopinna elegans from the Jurassic of Ardeche, France (PRI 76732). Specimen is from the collections of the Paleontological Research Institution, Ithaca, New York. Longest diameter of rock is approximately 19.5 cm.