WoRMS taxon details

Comaster audax Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986

246753  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246753)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Comanthina audax (Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986)) Rowe FWE, Hoggett AK, Birtles RA, Vail LL (1986) Revision of some comasterid genera from Australia (Echinodermata: Crinoidea), with descriptions of two new genera and nine new species. J. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 86(3): 197-277. [details]   
Holotype  AM J17567  
Holotype AM J17567 [details]
Messing, C. (2019). World List of Crinoidea. Comaster audax Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246753 on 2019-10-21
Date
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2007-10-12 11:28:29Z
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2009-04-23 09:17:06Z
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original description  (of Comanthina audax (Rowe, Hoggett, Birtles & Vail, 1986)) Rowe FWE, Hoggett AK, Birtles RA, Vail LL (1986) Revision of some comasterid genera from Australia (Echinodermata: Crinoidea), with descriptions of two new genera and nine new species. J. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 86(3): 197-277. [details]   

basis of record Charles Messing (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy Messing CG (1998) A revision of the Recent Indo-West Pacific comatulid genus <i>Comaster</i> Agassiz. Part 1: The type species of <i>Comaster</i> and <i>Phanogenia</i> Lovén (Echinodermata: Crinoidea: Comasteridae). Invertebrate Taxonomy 12: 191-209. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM J17567 [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Comaster with cirri IX—XIV, 15-19 segments on mature cirri; radials well exposed; brachitaxes and arm bases tuberculate; arms 75-180; distal edges of brachials markedly everted; combs on brachials (except sometimes P1) with a pair of mor [details]