WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilometra acoela (Carpenter, 1888)

509078  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:509078)

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Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon acoela Carpenter, 1888) Carpenter PH (1888) Report on the Crinoidea collected during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, during the years 1873-1876. Part II. The Comatulae. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, Zoology 26, x + 402, 70 pls. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern Celebes and Mindanao, Philippines;...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern Celebes and Mindanao, Philippines; Depth range : 914-1327 m [details]
Messing, C. (2010). Poecilometra acoela (Carpenter, 1888). In: Messing, C. (2017). World List of Crinoidea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=509078 on 2017-12-11

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon acoela Carpenter, 1888) Carpenter PH (1888) Report on the Crinoidea collected during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, during the years 1873-1876. Part II. The Comatulae. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, Zoology 26, x + 402, 70 pls. [details]   

basis of record Clark AH (1950) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4c). Bulletin of the U.S. National Museum 82:1-383, 32 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 acoela Carpenter, 1888) Clark AH (1950) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4c). Bulletin of the U.S. National Museum 82:1-383, 32 pls. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnknown type BMNH Challenger sta. 214 [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis A species of Poecilometra with lateral profiles of IBr series almost parallel, those of arm bases slightly diverging; IBr series constricted with a sudden broadening at br1; profiles of ray bases diverging at an angle of about 45° in small individuals in which the IBr constriction has not developed; centrodorsal large and broad, to 5 mm across the base; cirri 25-30, of 15-18 cirrals; arms to 100 mm long. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern Celebes and Mindanao, Philippines; Depth range : 914-1327 m [details]