WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecametra mollis AH Clark, 1912

213347  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213347)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Clark AH (1912) Preliminary descriptions of eleven new crinoids belonging to the families Himerometridae, Mariametridae, and Colobometridae, discovered by the 'Siboga' in the Dutch East Indies. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8 vol. 10:31-41. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From Karachi, Pakistan, and the Persian Gulf S to the Maldive Islands.; Depth range : Shoreline to 33 m  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From Karachi, Pakistan, and the Persian Gulf S to the Maldive Islands.; Depth range : Shoreline to 33 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also recorded in Persian Gulf, W India, Pakistan and Maldive area (Clark & Rowe (1971)); Maldives (Marshall & Rowe, 1981).  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also recorded in Persian Gulf, W India, Pakistan and Maldive area (Clark & Rowe (1971)); Maldives (Marshall & Rowe, 1981). [details]
Messing, C. (2012). Decametra mollis AH Clark, 1912. 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=213347 on 2018-01-23

Date
action
by
1997-03-25 17:58:32Z
created
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z
changed
2012-11-27 09:24:45Z
changed

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original description Clark AH (1912) Preliminary descriptions of eleven new crinoids belonging to the families Himerometridae, Mariametridae, and Colobometridae, discovered by the 'Siboga' in the Dutch East Indies. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8 vol. 10:31-41. [details]   

basis of record 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]   

additional source Clark AH (1947) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4b). Bulletin of the United States National Museum 82:1-473, 43 pls. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Decametra having cirri 10 mm long, of 20-23 segments; 5-6 cirrals preceding penultimate almost or quite as long as broad; P2 largest and longest pinnule, with 14-17 segments; distal pinnulars of P2 twice as long as broad; second and following pinnulars with projecting outer corners or a few distal spines; arms 65 mm long. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From Karachi, Pakistan, and the Persian Gulf S to the Maldive Islands.; Depth range : Shoreline to 33 m [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also recorded in Persian Gulf, W India, Pakistan and Maldive area (Clark & Rowe (1971)); Maldives (Marshall & Rowe, 1981). [details]