WoRMS taxon details

Heterometra variipinna (Carpenter, 1882)

413223  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413223)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Antedon variipinna Carpenter, 1882) Carpenter, P. H. (1882). Description of new or little known Comatulae. I. On the species of Atelecrinus and Eudiocrinus. II. The Comatulae of the Hamburg Museum. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society of London (Zoology).</em> 16:487–526. [details]   
Depth range Shoreline to 20 m.  
Depth range Shoreline to 20 m. [details]

description Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules stout; cylindrical segments with everted and finely spinous distal ends; in...  
description Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules stout; cylindrical segments with everted and finely spinous distal ends; in fully developed specimens P2 is longest, of 22-35 segments. Cirri 17-30 mm long, of 28-38 segments; a few cirrals about as long as broad or slightly longer; distal cirrals about 1.3x broader than long, with long sharp aboral spine on ninth-twelvth and following cirrals. Arms 20-28, 50-140 mm long. Disk plated, especially on and around the anal papilla. [details]
Messing, C. (2021). World List of Crinoidea. Heterometra variipinna (Carpenter, 1882). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=413223 on 2021-01-23
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original description  (of Antedon variipinna Carpenter, 1882) Carpenter, P. H. (1882). Description of new or little known Comatulae. I. On the species of Atelecrinus and Eudiocrinus. II. The Comatulae of the Hamburg Museum. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society of London (Zoology).</em> 16:487–526. [details]   

original description  (of Antedon brockii Hartlaub, 1890) Hartlaub C (1890) Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Comatuliden-Fauna des indischen Archipels. <i>Nachrichten von der Königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften und der Georgs-August-Universität zu Göttingen</i> no. 5:168–187. [details]   

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

additional source Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. <em>Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History).</em> 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]   

source of synonymy Clark, A. H. (1918). The unstalked crinoids of the Siboga Expedition. <em>Siboga Exped.</em> 42b: 1-300, 28 pl. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Depth range Shoreline to 20 m. [details]

description Heterometra with enlarged proximal pinnules stout; cylindrical segments with everted and finely spinous distal ends; in fully developed specimens P2 is longest, of 22-35 segments. Cirri 17-30 mm long, of 28-38 segments; a few cirrals about as long as broad or slightly longer; distal cirrals about 1.3x broader than long, with long sharp aboral spine on ninth-twelvth and following cirrals. Arms 20-28, 50-140 mm long. Disk plated, especially on and around the anal papilla. [details]