WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtelecrinus Carpenter, 1881

123360  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123360)

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Carpenter PH (1881) Reports on the results of dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877–78), the Caribbean Sea (1878–79), and the east coast of the United States (1880). XVI. Preliminary report on the Comatulae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard 9(4):1–20, pl 1. [details]   
Messing, C.; Hansson, H. (2011). Atelecrinus Carpenter, 1881. In: Messing, C. (2017). World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123360 on 2017-12-12

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original description Carpenter PH (1881) Reports on the results of dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877–78), the Caribbean Sea (1878–79), and the east coast of the United States (1880). XVI. Preliminary report on the Comatulae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard 9(4):1–20, pl 1. [details]   

basis of record Messing, C. G. (2013). A revision of the genus Atelecrinus PH Carpenter (Echinodermata: Crinoidea). Zootaxa. 3681(1):1-43., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3681.1.1 [details]   

additional source Clark AH, Clark AM (1967) A monograph of the existing crinoids 1(5). Bulletin of the United States National Museum (82):1-860. [details]   

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Atelecrinidae with centrodorsal hollow and thin-walled, closely joined to basal ring; central cavity diameter >0.6 of basal diameter; adoral rim of centrodorsal with five shallow interradial depressions. Cirrus sockets in 10 columns with moderately to strongly developed aborally-projecting lateral fulcral tubercles, triangular in side view; cirri tapering to a point with no opposing spine, of up to 40 segments, 65 mm long. Externally visible portion of each basal flat or slightly arched, weakly or moderately swollen interradially, with lateral portions parallel-sided or tapering, and ends contiguous midradially; sometimes reduced, triangular and separated midradially. Aboral surface of basals with featureless, central depression and with adorally curved and distally expanded pair of interior projections. Radial cavity with delicate aboral calcareous deposit. Most proximal pinnule usually on IIbr17[details]