WoRMS taxon details

Comatula (Comatula) pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)

246762  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246762)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofAsterias pectinata Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

Leach, W. E. (1815). The Zoological Miscellany; Being Descriptions of New, or Interesting Animals. R.P. Nodder, London. 2, 1-154., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91182#page/7/mode/1up [details]   
Holotype  ZMLU   
Holotype ZMLU  [details]
Distribution China Sea to Philippine Islands, Indonesia and Queensland to Western Australia; Depth range : 0-73 m  
Distribution China Sea to Philippine Islands, Indonesia and Queensland to Western Australia; Depth range : 0-73 m [details]

Distribution Houtman Abrolhos, West Australia to Julian Rocks, New South Wales, Australia (includes Comatula purpurea); Depth range :...  
Distribution Houtman Abrolhos, West Australia to Julian Rocks, New South Wales, Australia (includes Comatula purpurea); Depth range : 0-93 m (?292 m) [details]
Messing, C. (2018). World List of Crinoidea. Comatula (Comatula) pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246762 on 2018-09-20
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2007-10-12 11:28:29Z
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2009-04-22 12:58:02Z
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original description  (ofAsterias pectinata Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofComatula cumingii Müller, 1847) Müller, J. (1847). Uber die Gattung Comatula Lam. und ihre Arten. Abhandlungen Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin. 1847, 237-265., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/92658#page/292/mode/1up [details]   

original description Leach, W. E. (1815). The Zoological Miscellany; Being Descriptions of New, or Interesting Animals. R.P. Nodder, London. 2, 1-154., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91182#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record 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 Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Charles Messing (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype ZMLU  [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Comatula with cirri in a single irregular marginal row, of 10-14 cirrials, the longest up to 1.5 times longer than than broad. [details]

Distribution China Sea to Philippine Islands, Indonesia and Queensland to Western Australia; Depth range : 0-73 m [details]

Distribution Houtman Abrolhos, West Australia to Julian Rocks, New South Wales, Australia (includes Comatula purpurea); Depth range : 0-93 m (?292 m) [details]