WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster L. Agassiz, 1836

206862  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206862)

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster audax Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multifidus (Müller, 1841)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster nobilis (Carpenter, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster schlegelii (Carpenter, 1881)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster africana (Gislén, 1938) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatulidae incertae sedis africana (Gislén, 1938) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster belli (Carpenter, 1888) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multifidus (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster brachycirra (Gislén, 1922) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatulidae incertae sedis brachycirra (Gislén, 1922) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster brevicirra (Bell, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia distincta (Carpenter, 1888) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster carpenteri AH Clark, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multifidus (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster decora (AH Clark, 1912) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalaeocomatella decora (AH Clark, 1912) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster delicata (AH Clark, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus delicata (AH Clark, 1909) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster distincta (Carpenter, 1888) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia distincta (Carpenter, 1888) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster distinctus (Carpenter, 1888) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia distincta (Carpenter, 1888) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster fruticosus AH Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia fruticosa (AH Clark, 1911) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster gracilis (Hartlaub, 1893) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia gracilis (Hartlaub, 1893) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster horridus AH Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComissia horrida (AH Clark, 1911) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster imbricata AH Clark, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus imbricatus (AH Clark, 1908) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster minima (AH Clark, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia gracilis (Hartlaub, 1893) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster minimus (AH Clark, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia gracilis (Hartlaub, 1893) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multibrachiata (Carpenter, 1888) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia multibrachiata (Carpenter, 1888) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multibrachiatus (Carpenter, 1888) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia multibrachiata (Carpenter, 1888) (alternative spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multifida (Müller, 1841) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multifidus (Müller, 1841) (alternative spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multiradiatus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster multifidus (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster parvus AH Clark, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia distincta (Carpenter, 1888) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster philippinensis AH Clark, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia fruticosa (AH Clark, 1911) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster pulcher AH Clark, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphanocomaster pulcher (AH Clark, 1912) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster schönovi AH Clark, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia schoenovi (AH Clark, 1918) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster scitulus (AH Clark, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRowemissia scitulus (AH Clark, 1911) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster serrata (AH Clark, 1907) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia serrata (AH Clark, 1907) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster sibogae AH Clark, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhanogenia sibogae (AH Clark, 1912) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster taviana AH Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus taviana (AH Clark, 1911) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster tenella AH Clark, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus parvicirrus (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComaster tenellus (AH Clark, 1931) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus parvicirrus (Müller, 1841) (synonym)
marine
Agassiz, L. (1836). Prodrome d'une Monographie des Radiaires ou Echinodermes. Mémoires de la Société des Sciences naturelles de Neuchâtel. 1, 168-199., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40297#page/180/mode/1up [details]   
Messing, C. (2015). Comaster L. Agassiz, 1836. 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=206862 on 2018-01-20

Date
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1999-10-28 20:26:31Z
created
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z
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Garcia, Maria
2006-09-08 06:50:23Z
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Martinez, Olga
2007-10-10 11:56:07Z
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2009-04-23 09:17:06Z
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2015-01-09 03:39:36Z
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original description Agassiz, L. (1836). Prodrome d'une Monographie des Radiaires ou Echinodermes. Mémoires de la Société des Sciences naturelles de Neuchâtel. 1, 168-199., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40297#page/180/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthina AH Clark, 1909) Clark AH (1909) On a collection of crinoids from the Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Vidensk. Medd, Dansk Naturhist. Foren. 61:115-195. [details]   

basis of record Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Clark AH (1931) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(3) Superfamily Comasterida. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 82. viii + 816 pp., 82 pls., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.03629236.82.3 [details]   

additional source Messing CG (1998) A revision of the Recent Indo-West Pacific comatulid genus Comaster Agassiz. Part 1: The type species of Comaster and Phanogenia Lovén (Echinodermata: Crinoidea: Comasteridae). Invertebrate Taxonomy 12: 191-209. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthina AH Clark, 1909) Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthina AH Clark, 1909) Clark AH (1931) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(3) Superfamily Comasterida. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 82. viii + 816 pp., 82 pls., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.03629236.82.3 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthina AH Clark, 1909) Rowe FWE, Hoggett AK, Birtles RA, Vail LL (1986) Revision of some comasterid genera from Australia (Echinodermata: Crinoidea), with descriptions of two new genera and nine new species. J. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 86(3): 197-277. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthina AH Clark, 1909) Hoggett AK, Rowe FWE (1986) A reappraisal of the family Comasteridae A. H. Clark, 1908 (Echinodermata: Crinoidea), with the description of a new subfamily and a new genus. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 88:103-142. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthina AH Clark, 1909) Messing CG (1998) A revision of the Recent Indo-West Pacific comatulid genus Comaster Agassiz. Part 1: The type species of Comaster and Phanogenia Lovén (Echinodermata: Crinoidea: Comasteridae). Invertebrate Taxonomy 12: 191-209. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Comasterinae with IIBr usually 4(3+4); IIIBr usually of 2 ossicles exteriorly and 4(3+4) interiorly; combs present at least to P3, sometimes at intervals to P14; on pinnules arising from arms (except sometimes P1): comb te [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Comatula multiradiata Lamarck, 1816 (=Alecto multifida Müller, 1841; nom. nov. for Comatula multiradiata Lamarck, 1816, not Asterias multiradiata Linnaeus, 1758) in Hoggett, A.K. & Rowe, F.W.E. (1986) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorハナウミシダ  [details]