WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKempometra John, 1938

173854  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173854)

accepted
Genus
marine
John DD (1938) Crinoidea. Discovery Reports 18:121-222, pl. 3-6. Cambridge.  [details]   
Messing, C. (2012). Kempometra John, 1938. In: Messing, C. (2017). World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=173854 on 2017-12-13

Date
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2005-07-13 10:16:18Z
created
2008-03-20 15:57:37Z
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2012-11-18 02:34:26Z
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original description John DD (1938) Crinoidea. Discovery Reports 18:121-222, pl. 3-6. Cambridge.  [details]   

basis of record Hess H, Messing CG (2011) Comatulida. In: Hess H, Messing CG, Ausich WI. Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part T, Echinodermata 2 Revised, Crinoidea, vol. 3. University of Kansas Press, Lawrence, Kansas, pp. 70–146. [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 Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [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]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Antedonidae with centrodorsal conical, slightly wider than high, with ~50 sockets in 15 crowded columns. Largest cirri of only 16 short segments. First exterior and interior pinnules absent. [details]