WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComactinia meridionalis hartlaubi Messing, 1978

246742

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246742

accepted
Subspecies
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Messing, C. G. (1978). A revision of the comatulid genus Comactinia A.H. Clark (Crinoidea: Echinodermata). Bulletin of Marine Science. 28(1): 49-80. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antillean Arc from Bahamas to Barbados and...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antillean Arc from Bahamas to Barbados and Surinam; Depth range : 58-373 m [details]
Messing, C. (2007). Comactinia meridionalis hartlaubi Messing, 1978. 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=246742 on 2017-11-19

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original description Messing, C. G. (1978). A revision of the comatulid genus Comactinia A.H. Clark (Crinoidea: Echinodermata). Bulletin of Marine Science. 28(1): 49-80. [details]   

basis of record Charles Messing (look up in IMIS[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. Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype MCZ 498 [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Large robust Comactinia meridionalis with cirri up to 18 mm long; LW ratio of longest cirrals 1.3-1.5; IBr2 and arm bases usually closely apposed; intersyzygial interval irregular, 3-7; proximal segments of oral pinnules short, aborally projecting  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antillean Arc from Bahamas to Barbados and Surinam; Depth range : 58-373 m [details]