WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus wahlbergii (Müller, 1843)

213328  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213328)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlecto wahlbergii Müller, 1843) Müller J (1843) Neue Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Arten der Comatulen. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin 9, 131-136. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Durban.
C. wahlbergi in Clark &...  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Durban.
C. wahlbergi in Clark & Courtman-Stock (1976).
I Subgenus (Bennettia) in A.H. Clark (1911).
Lectotype in Naturhistoriske Riksmuseum, Stockholm (Sweden) No. 128, paralectotype, U.S. National Museum, Washington, D.C. (USA) No. 35111, No. 44 (4 specimens), No. 112, No. 130 (3 specimens), Museum für Naturkunde an der Universität Humbolt zu Berlin, Berlin (Germany) No. 1060. Type locality: Port Natal, South Africa (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Garden Island (near Perth), West Australia to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Garden Island (near Perth), West Australia to Mooloolaba, Queensland; Depth range : 1-103 m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Suruga Bay to Okinawa, Japan; Depth range :...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Suruga Bay to Okinawa, Japan; Depth range : 6.3-80 (?380) m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 1-103 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995; littoral and down to 25 fathoms, in dark sand, black specks and rocks in Clark (1911).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, suspension feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Messing, C. (2009). Comanthus wahlbergii. 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=213328 on 2017-12-13

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1999-09-30 19:39:51Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlecto wahlbergii Müller, 1843) Müller J (1843) Neue Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Arten der Comatulen. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin 9, 131-136. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra trachygaster Schmeltz, 1869) Schmeltz JDE (1869) Museum Godeffroy. Catalog IV Nebst einer beilage enthaltend: topgraphische notizen; beischreibung neuer Bryozoen von Senator Dr Kirschenpauer zu Hamburg und einer neuen Asteriden-Gattung von Dr. Chr. Lütken zu Kopenhagen. Museum Godeffroy Catalog, IV. Hamburg. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinometra simplex Carpenter, 1888) Carpenter PH (1888) Report on the Crinoidea collected during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, during the years 1873-1876. Part II. The Comatulae. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, Zoology 26, x + 402, 70 pls. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula orientalis AH Clark, 1907) Clark, A. H. (1907). Description of new species of recent unstalked crinoids from the coast of northeastern Asia. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum. 33: 127-156. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus (Comanthus) samoana AH Clark, 1909) Clark AH (1909). Five new species of recent unstalked crinoids. Proc. U.S. Natl. Museum 37:29-34. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComissia serrata Gislén, 1938) Gislén T (1938) Crinoids of South Africa. Kungl. Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar (3)17(2):1-22, pl. 1, 2. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComissia ignota AH Clark, 1911) Clark AH (1911) The recent crinoids of the coasts of Africa. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 40:1–51. (look up in IMIS[details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComissia hartmeyeri AH Clark, 1912) Clark AH (1912) The crinoids of the museum fuer Naturkunde, Berlin. Proc. U.S. Natl. Museum 43:381-410. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus wahlbergi tenuibrachia AM Clark, 1972) Clark AM (1972) Some crinoids from the Indian Ocean. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 24(2):75-156. [details]   

basis of record Clark AH (1911) The recent crinoids of the coasts of Africa. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 40:1–51. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source 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]   

source of synonymy Clark AH (1911) The recent crinoids of the coasts of Africa. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 40:1–51. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComissia serrata Gislén, 1938) Gislén T (1938) Crinoids of South Africa. Kungl. Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar (3)17(2):1-22, pl. 1, 2. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus wahlbergi (Müller, 1843)) Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus wahlbergi serratus (Gislén, 1938)) Clark AM (1972) Some crinoids from the Indian Ocean. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 24(2):75-156. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComissia ignota AH Clark, 1911) Charles Messing (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComissia ignota AH Clark, 1911) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus (Cenolia) wahlbergi (Müller, 1843)) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus (Cenolia) samoana (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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus samoanus (AH Clark, 1909)) Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorComanthus wahlbergi wahlbergi (Müller, 1843)) Clark AM (1972) Some crinoids from the Indian Ocean. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 24(2):75-156. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype SMNH 128 [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Comanthus with 10-38 arms; anterior arms may be markedly longer; cirri XIII—XL, 12-18 segments; centrodorsal discoidal; radials hidden or with interradial corners visible; IIBr and following brachitaxes usually 4(3+ 4), sometimes of 2 ossicles; P[details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Garden Island (near Perth), West Australia to Mooloolaba, Queensland; Depth range : 1-103 m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Suruga Bay to Okinawa, Japan; Depth range : 6.3-80 (?380) m [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 1-103 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995; littoral and down to 25 fathoms, in dark sand, black specks and rocks in Clark (1911).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, suspension feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Durban.
C. wahlbergi in Clark & Courtman-Stock (1976).
I Subgenus (Bennettia) in A.H. Clark (1911).
Lectotype in Naturhistoriske Riksmuseum, Stockholm (Sweden) No. 128, paralectotype, U.S. National Museum, Washington, D.C. (USA) No. 35111, No. 44 (4 specimens), No. 112, No. 130 (3 specimens), Museum für Naturkunde an der Universität Humbolt zu Berlin, Berlin (Germany) No. 1060. Type locality: Port Natal, South Africa (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 

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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorマキエダコアシウミシダ  [details]