WoRMS taxon details

Eumorphometra aurora John, 1938

173801  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173801)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
John DD (1938) Crinoidea. Discovery Reports 18:121-222, pl. 3-6. Cambridge.  [details]   
Distribution Near Shag Rocks and off Enderby Land, Antarctica. Depth range: 177-220 m.  
Distribution Near Shag Rocks and off Enderby Land, Antarctica. Depth range: 177-220 m. [details]
Messing, C. (2018). World List of Crinoidea. Eumorphometra aurora John, 1938. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=173801 on 2018-06-20
Date
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2005-07-13 10:16:18Z
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2008-03-20 15:57:37Z
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original description John DD (1938) Crinoidea. Discovery Reports 18:121-222, pl. 3-6. Cambridge.  [details]   

basis of record 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 Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Check list of Antarctic and Subantarctic Crinoidea by Marc Eleaume. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Eumorphometra with ~40 cirri of up to 28 cirrals when arms are ~30 mm long. Brachitaxes with distinctly spinous margins; axil rhombic with large proximal angle. all the segments of P1 with all segments except first longer than broad. Segments of genital pinnules not expanded. [details]

Distribution Near Shag Rocks and off Enderby Land, Antarctica. Depth range: 177-220 m. [details]