WoRMS taxon details

Comatula (Comatula) pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Leach, W. E. (1815). The Zoological Miscellany; Being Descriptions of New, or Interesting Animals. <em>R.P. Nodder, London.</em> 2: 1-154, pls: 61-120., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91182#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

(ofAsterias pectinata Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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 2018-11-17
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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 Leach, W. E. (1815). The Zoological Miscellany; Being Descriptions of New, or Interesting Animals. <em>R.P. Nodder, London.</em> 2: 1-154, pls: 61-120., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91182#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

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. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> 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. <em>Abhandlungen Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin.</em> 1847, 237-265., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/92658#page/292/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. <em>China Science Press.</em> 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]