WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorometra mawsoni AH Clark, 1937

173812

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173812

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Clark AH (1937) Crinoidea. Scientific Reports of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-14, under the Leadership of Sir Douglas Mawson. Series C (Zoology and Botany), vol. 8, pt. 4, 18 pp. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antarctica from Enderby Land E to Adelie Land,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antarctica from Enderby Land E to Adelie Land, Ross Sea and Graham Land. Depth range: (?100) 130-594 m. [details]
Messing, C. (2011). Florometra mawsoni AH Clark, 1937. 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=173812 on 2017-11-17

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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 Clark AH (1937) Crinoidea. Scientific Reports of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-14, under the Leadership of Sir Douglas Mawson. Series C (Zoology and Botany), vol. 8, pt. 4, 18 pp. [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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorometra antarctica John, 1938) 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] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorometra antarctica John, 1938) Eléaume, Marc (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorometra antarctica John, 1938) Check list of Antarctic and Subantarctic Crinoidea by Marc Eleaume. (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Florometra with 40-77 cirri, of up to 34 cirrals; longest cirrals with L/W ratio up to 3; distal cirrals usually with well-developed aboral spine; opposing spine conical and terminal claw slender and curved. Proximal brachials more or less strongly spinous and everted distally, or less so or hardly at all, particularly in larger specimens. Third syzygy usually at brachials 14+15. P1 with up to 50 segments; distal pinnulars slightly modified as rudimentary comb, producing a scalloped profile. Middle and distal pinnules with pinnulars mostly hardly longer than wide. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antarctica from Enderby Land E to Adelie Land, Ross Sea and Graham Land. Depth range: (?100) 130-594 m. [details]