WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula carinata Lamarck, 1816

214674

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214674

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (basionym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome second. Paris: Verdière, 568 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Comatula carinata from East Africa varies very...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Comatula carinata from East Africa varies very little, but specimens from the West Indies and Brazil are very variable, especially in regard to the carination of the arms. Six-rayed individuals also are common in the latter locality (A.H. Clark, 1908). [details]
Messing, C. (2010). Comatula carinata Lamarck, 1816. 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=214674 on 2017-11-20

Date
action
by
2000-07-19 13:24:11Z
created
2000-09-28 07:24:50Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-08-02 13:19:53Z
changed

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original description Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome second. Paris: Verdière, 568 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698 [details]   

basis of record 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 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 Marshall JI, Rowe FWE (1981) The Crinoids of Madagascar. Bulletin Museum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris 4(3):379-413. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Comatula carinata from East Africa varies very little, but specimens from the West Indies and Brazil are very variable, especially in regard to the carination of the arms. Six-rayed individuals also are common in the latter locality (A.H. Clark, 1908). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark This is possibly the same species as that called by Dr. Leach Alecto carinata in the previous year (A.H. Clark, 1908). [details]