WoRMS taxon details

Comaster nobilis (Carpenter, 1884)

246755  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246755)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Actinometra nobilis Carpenter, 1884) Carpenter, P. H. (1884). Report on the Crinoidea collected during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, during the years 1873-1876. Part I. The Stalked Crinoids. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 11 (part 32): i-xii, 1-442, pl. 1-62., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-32/README.htm [details]   
Holotype  BMNH 1888.1.9.120  
Holotype BMNH 1888.1.9.120 [details]
Messing, C. (2020). World List of Crinoidea. Comaster nobilis (Carpenter, 1884). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246755 on 2020-09-18
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original description  (of Actinometra nobilis Carpenter, 1884) Carpenter, P. H. (1884). Report on the Crinoidea collected during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, during the years 1873-1876. Part I. The Stalked Crinoids. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 11 (part 32): i-xii, 1-442, pl. 1-62., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-32/README.htm [details]   

original description  (of Actinometra dissimilis Carpenter, 1884) Carpenter, P. H. (1884). Report on the Crinoidea collected during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, during the years 1873-1876. Part I. The Stalked Crinoids. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 11 (part 32): i-xii, 1-442, pl. 1-62., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-32/README.htm [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 BMNH 1888.1.9.120 [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Comaster with cirri 0—V; proximal aboral surface usually heavily plated, smooth; arms 50-140; combs of pinnules arising from brachitaxes often with one tooth per segment; combs of pinnules arising from brachials, except sometimes P1, bea [details]
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Japanese ハナウミシダ  [details]