WoRMS taxon details

Leptometra phalangium (Müller, 1841)

124226  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124226)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofAlecto phalangium Müller, 1841) Müller, J. (1841). Über die Gattungen und Arten der Comatulen. <em>Monatsberichte Königlich Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin.</em> 1841:179-189 (also <i>Archiv für Naturgeschichte</i>, Jahrg. 7, v. 1, Berlin, 1841, p. 139–148. [details]   
Distribution Mediterranean basin E to Sea of Marmara, and Adriatic as far N as Lissa (Vis). Depth range: 55-1,292 m; rare shallower than...  
Distribution Mediterranean basin E to Sea of Marmara, and Adriatic as far N as Lissa (Vis). Depth range: 55-1,292 m; rare shallower than 100 m. [details]
Messing, C. (2018). World List of Crinoidea. Leptometra phalangium (Müller, 1841). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124226 on 2018-12-10
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2011-02-23 08:39:08Z
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original description  (ofAlecto phalangium Müller, 1841) Müller, J. (1841). Über die Gattungen und Arten der Comatulen. <em>Monatsberichte Königlich Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin.</em> 1841:179-189 (also <i>Archiv für Naturgeschichte</i>, Jahrg. 7, v. 1, Berlin, 1841, p. 139–148. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Mironov A.N., Améziane N., Eléaume M.P. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Crinoidea. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 112–119 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Clark AH, Clark AM (1967) A monograph of the existing crinoids 1(5). <i>Bulletin of the United States National Museum</i> (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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

new combination reference Clark AH (1908) New genera of unstalked crinoids. <i>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington</i> 21:125-136. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Leptometra with centrodorsal sharply to bluntly, rounded, or truncated conical, or even somewhat columnar, usually about as high as broad at the base, sometimes higher than broad, with the apical third or half without functional cirrus sockets, shallowly pitted, with a very rregular surface, or bearing numerous papillae. Cirrus sockets elongate dorsoventrally, arranged in 2, or 2 and a more or less developed third, usually somewhat irregular columns beneath each radial, and usually closely crowded. [details]

Distribution Mediterranean basin E to Sea of Marmara, and Adriatic as far N as Lissa (Vis). Depth range: 55-1,292 m; rare shallower than 100 m. [details]