WoRMS taxon details

Heterometra variipinna (Carpenter, 1882)

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofAntedon variipinna Carpenter, 1882) Carpenter PH (1882) Description of new or little known Comatulae. I. On the species of <i>Atelecrinus</i> and <i>Eudiocrinus</i>. II. The Comatulae of the Hamburg Museum. J. Linnean Soc. London (Zoology) 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. (2019). 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 2019-05-23
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original description  (ofAntedon variipinna Carpenter, 1882) Carpenter PH (1882) Description of new or little known Comatulae. I. On the species of <i>Atelecrinus</i> and <i>Eudiocrinus</i>. II. The Comatulae of the Hamburg Museum. J. Linnean Soc. London (Zoology) 16:487-526.  [details]   

original description  (ofAntedon 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 AH (1941) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4a). Bull. U. S. Natl. Mus. 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 AH (1918) The unstalked crinoids of the Siboga Expedition. Siboga Exped. 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]