WoRMS name details

Comanthus alternans (Carpenter, 1881)

246744  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246744)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Actinometra alternans Carpenter, 1881) Carpenter PH (1881) The Comatulae of the Leyden Museum. Notes from the Leyden Museum 3(35): 173-217. [details]   
Holotype  NNM LM 1713  
Holotype NNM LM 1713 [details]
Distribution Carnarvon, West Australia to One Tree Reef, Queensland, Australia; Depth range : 0-90 m  
Distribution Carnarvon, West Australia to One Tree Reef, Queensland, Australia; Depth range : 0-90 m [details]
Messing, C. (2020). World List of Crinoidea. Comanthus alternans (Carpenter, 1881). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246744 on 2020-06-07
Date
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2007-10-12 11:28:29Z
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2015-01-11 21:42:26Z
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2020-05-21 02:15:21Z
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original description  (of Actinometra alternans Carpenter, 1881) Carpenter PH (1881) The Comatulae of the Leyden Museum. Notes from the Leyden Museum 3(35): 173-217. [details]   

basis of record Rowe FWE, Hoggett AK, Birtles RA, Vail LL (1986) Revision of some comasterid genera from Australia (Echinodermata: Crinoidea), with descriptions of two new genera and nine new species. J. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 86(3): 197-277. [details]   

additional source Charles Messing (look up in IMIS[details]   

new combination reference Clark, H. L. (1921). The echinoderm fauna of Torres Strait: its composition and its origin. <em>Department of Marine Biology of the Carnegie Institute.</em> 10: vi + 223, 38 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14515937
page(s): 16; note: plate 20, fig. 1. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NNM LM 1713 [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Comanthus with 10-~125 arms; anterior arms not markedly longer than posterior arms; cirri absent in specimens with >40 arms (except for immature cirrus buds); cirri sometimes present in specimens with <40 arms, to XI, 10-13 segments (in 10-armed sp [details]

Distribution Carnarvon, West Australia to One Tree Reef, Queensland, Australia; Depth range : 0-90 m [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese ネジレウミシダ  [details]