WoRMS taxon details

Caryometra atlantidis AH Clark, 1940

711953  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:711953)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Clark AH (1940) The family Antedonidae in the west tropical Atlantic. Memorias de la Societa Cubana de Historia Natural 14(2): 139-160, pl. 21. [details]   
WoRMS (2018). Caryometra atlantidis AH Clark, 1940. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=711953 on 2018-06-20
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original description Clark AH (1940) The family Antedonidae in the west tropical Atlantic. Memorias de la Societa Cubana de Historia Natural 14(2): 139-160, pl. 21. [details]   

basis of record Clark AH, Clark AM (1967) A monograph of the existing crinoids 1(5). Bulletin of the United States National Museum (82):1-860. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
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Additional information The tapered cirri lacking an opposing spine and curved claw suggest that this species is not closely related to other species of Caryometra[details]

Diagnosis Caryometra with centrodorsal low conical, wider than tall. Cirri in 10 columns, long, very slender, scarcely curved distally, tapering to fine point without opposing spine, of 22 cirrals; longest cirral with L/W ratio ~6; distal cirrals much longer than broad. Arms probably ~70 mm long. P1 5 mm long, of 10 segments; P2 resembles P1[details]