WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra martensi (Hartlaub, 1890)

413121  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413121)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon martensi Hartlaub, 1890) Hartlaub C (1890) Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Comatuliden-Fauna des indischen Archipels. Nachrichten von der Königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften und der Georgs-August-Universität zu Göttingen no. 5:168–187. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Himerometra with very stout enlarged proximal...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Himerometra with very stout enlarged proximal pinnules tapering rapidly to the tip; of up to ~20 segments, with distal ends projecting abruptly beyond but not overlapping base of following segment and bearing numerous fine spines (restricted in large specimens to outer segments). Distal ends of proximal brachials strongly produced and everted so that arm bases appeare rough. Arms 28-43 (usually 30-34), up to 124 mm long. [details]
Messing, C. (2009). Himerometra martensi (Hartlaub, 1890). In: Messing, C. (2017). World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=413121 on 2017-12-14

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon martensi Hartlaub, 1890) Hartlaub C (1890) Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Comatuliden-Fauna des indischen Archipels. Nachrichten von der Königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften und der Georgs-August-Universität zu Göttingen no. 5:168–187. [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

additional source Clark AH (1941) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4a). Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus. 82:1-603, 61 pls. [details]   

source of synonymy Clark AH. (1907). New genera of recent free crinoids. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collection. Quarterly Issue, 50(3):343-364. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon martensi Hartlaub, 1890) Clark AH (1941) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4a). Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus. 82:1-603, 61 pls. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra crassipinna AH Clark, 1907) Clark AH. (1907). New genera of recent free crinoids. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collection. Quarterly Issue, 50(3):343-364. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHimerometra crassipinna AH Clark, 1907) Clark AH (1941) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4a). Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus. 82:1-603, 61 pls. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra martensi AH Clark, 1912) Clark AH (1912) The crinoids of the Indian Ocean. Echinoderma of the Indian Museum, Part VII. Indian Museum, Calcutta. iv + 325 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra martensi AH Clark, 1912) Clark AH (1941) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4a). Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus. 82:1-603, 61 pls. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Littoral. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Himerometra with very stout enlarged proximal pinnules tapering rapidly to the tip; of up to ~20 segments, with distal ends projecting abruptly beyond but not overlapping base of following segment and bearing numerous fine spines (restricted in large specimens to outer segments). Distal ends of proximal brachials strongly produced and everted so that arm bases appeare rough. Arms 28-43 (usually 30-34), up to 124 mm long. [details]