WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorometra mauritiana (AH Clark, 1911)

213554  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213554)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIridometra mauritiana 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mauritius; Grandidier, Madagascar; Hulule, Male, Maldive Islands. On reefs at Mauritius. No depths recorded.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mauritius; Grandidier, Madagascar; Hulule, Male, Maldive Islands. On reefs at Mauritius. No depths recorded. [details]
Messing, C. (2011). Dorometra mauritiana (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=213554 on 2018-01-23

Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2011-02-23 08:39:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIridometra mauritiana 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 Clark AH, Clark AM (1967) A monograph of the existing crinoids 1(5). Bulletin of the United States National Museum (82):1-860. [details]   

additional source 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]   

new combination reference Clark AH (1917) A revision of the crinoid family Antedonidae, with the diagnoses of nine new genera. Journal of the Washington Academy of Science 7(5):127-131 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIridometra mauritiana AH Clark, 1911) Clark AH, Clark AM (1967) A monograph of the existing crinoids 1(5). Bulletin of the United States National Museum (82):1-860. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Dorometra with P2 slightly smaller than P1, which is about half as long as P3, which has 18-20 segments. Cirrals relatively short; longest cirral L/W ratio ~2.5; antepenultimate and penultimate cirrals with L/W ratio up to 1.3. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mauritius; Grandidier, Madagascar; Hulule, Male, Maldive Islands. On reefs at Mauritius. No depths recorded. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Colour in life: uniform pale green, mauve, orange or purple (Sloan et al., 1979). [details]