WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra modica AH Clark, 1911

213345

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accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From Bagamoyo, Tanzania, and Mauritius to the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From Bagamoyo, Tanzania, and Mauritius to the Maldive Islands; probably to Sri Lanka.; Depth range : Littoral [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Maldive area and Ceylon...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Maldive area and Ceylon (Clark & Rowe (1971)), though the Maldive record need confirmation as noted in 1966 (Clark & Spencer Davis). [details]
Messing, C. (2011). Decametra modica AH Clark, 1911. 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=213345 on 2017-11-18

Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-14 06:49:43Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z
changed

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original description 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 editorDecametra möbiusi 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra möbiusi AH Clark, 1911) Clark AH (1947) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4b). Bulletin of the United States National Museum 82:1-473, 43 pls. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra moebiusi 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]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra moebiusi AH Clark, 1911) Clark AH (1947) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4b). Bulletin of the United States National Museum 82:1-473, 43 pls. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra moebiusi AH Clark, 1911) Clark AH (1912) On a small collection of Recent crinoids from the Indian Ocean. Records of the Indian Museum 7: 267-271 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Decametra having cirri 7-8 mm long, of 14-20 segments that gradually increase in length to the terminal, which are about as long as broad; small sharp median spine on 5-6 cirrals preceding penultimate; P1 and P2 with 11-13 segments, which have slightly projecting and finely spinous distal edges; P2 longer and somewhat stouter than P1, 4.5 mm long; P3 much smaller and weaker, though not much shorter, than P1; arms 35-50 mm long. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From Bagamoyo, Tanzania, and Mauritius to the Maldive Islands; probably to Sri Lanka.; Depth range : Littoral [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Maldive area and Ceylon (Clark & Rowe (1971)), though the Maldive record need confirmation as noted in 1966 (Clark & Spencer Davis). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark No type or type locality designated in Clark (1911), only locality cited: Bagamoyo, German East Africa. [details]