WoRMS taxon details

Comactinia titan Messing, 2003

246743  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246743)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Messing CG (2003) Three new species of Comasteridae (Echinodermata: Crinoidea) from the tropical western Pacific. Zoosystema 25(1):149-162. [details]   
Holotype  MNHN EcCh 186  
Holotype MNHN EcCh 186 [details]
Messing, C. (2021). World List of Crinoidea. Comactinia titan Messing, 2003. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246743 on 2021-06-20
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original description Messing CG (2003) Three new species of Comasteridae (Echinodermata: Crinoidea) from the tropical western Pacific. Zoosystema 25(1):149-162. [details]   

basis of record Charles Messing (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MNHN EcCh 186 [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Extremely large, robust Comactinia with cirri up to 31 mm long; LW ratio of longest cirrals 1.0; proximal brachials with strong alternating articular tubercles; proximal segments of proximal pinnules smooth, cylindrical or rounded rhombic; distalmo [details]