WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterometra compta AH Clark, 1909

413233

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accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Clark AH. (1909). Descriptions of seventeen new species of crinoids. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 36: 633– 651. (look up in IMIS[details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules smooth; basal segments carinate. P1 and P2 similar, with 26 segments; much longer and slightly stouter than both PD and P3. Cirri 23-35 mm long, of 31-35 segments; longest cirrals about as long as broad or slightly longer; distal cirrals 1.5 to 2x broader than long, with aboral tubercle. Arms 16-25, 125 mm long; brachials distinctly wedge-shaped.  [details]
Messing, C. (2009). Heterometra compta AH Clark, 1909. 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=413233 on 2017-11-20

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original description Clark AH. (1909). Descriptions of seventeen new species of crinoids. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 36: 633– 651. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

additional source 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]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordescription Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules smooth; basal segments carinate. P1 and P2 similar, with 26 segments; much longer and slightly stouter than both PD and P3. Cirri 23-35 mm long, of 31-35 segments; longest cirrals about as long as broad or slightly longer; distal cirrals 1.5 to 2x broader than long, with aboral tubercle. Arms 16-25, 125 mm long; brachials distinctly wedge-shaped.  [details]