WoRMS taxon details

Comactinia echinoptera (Müller, 1840)

246740  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246740)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofAlecto echinoptera (Müller, 1840)) Müller J (1841) Über die Gattungen und Arten der Comatulen. Archiv Naturgesch., Jahrg. 7, v. 1, Berlin, 1841:139-148. [details]   
Holotype  ZMB 1047  
Holotype ZMB 1047 [details]
Distribution SE Florida and Bahamas to Cabo Frio (possibly São Paulo), Brazil, including Antillean Arc and Caribbean coast of Central...  
Distribution SE Florida and Bahamas to Cabo Frio (possibly São Paulo), Brazil, including Antillean Arc and Caribbean coast of Central and South America; Depth range : 2-92 m [details]
Messing, C. (2018). World List of Crinoidea. Comactinia echinoptera (Müller, 1840). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246740 on 2018-12-10
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2007-10-12 11:28:29Z
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original description  (ofAlecto echinoptera (Müller, 1840)) Müller J (1841) Über die Gattungen und Arten der Comatulen. Archiv Naturgesch., Jahrg. 7, v. 1, Berlin, 1841:139-148. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Messing, C. G. (1978). A revision of the comatulid genus <i>Comactinia</i> A.H. Clark (Crinoidea: Echinodermata). <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 28(1): 49-80. [details]   

additional source 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]   

additional source Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota.</em> Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   

source of synonymy Clark AH (1909) Revision of the crinoid family Comasteridae, with descriptions of new genera and species. Proc. US Nat. Mus. 36(1685), 493-507., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.36-1685.493 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype ZMB 1047 [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Comactinia with centrodorsal small, thin pentagonal; radials well exposed; cirri narrow cylindrical proximally, broader and laterally compressed distally; LW ratio of longest cirrals usually 1.7-2.0; combs to P4; teeth contiguous or slig [details]

Distribution SE Florida and Bahamas to Cabo Frio (possibly São Paulo), Brazil, including Antillean Arc and Caribbean coast of Central and South America; Depth range : 2-92 m [details]