WoRMS taxon details

Glyptometra sparksi (John, 1937)

509008  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:509008)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Perissometra sparksi John, 1937) John DD (1937) Three new crinoids from the Indian Ocean. <i>Annals and Magazine of Natural History</i> (10)20:161-173. [details]   
Holotype  BMNH  
Holotype BMNH [details]
Distribution Madagascar (14°20'N., 52°30'E- Northwest of Sokotra); Depth range : 2194 m  
Distribution Madagascar (14°20'N., 52°30'E- Northwest of Sokotra); Depth range : 2194 m [details]
Messing, C. (2020). World List of Crinoidea. Glyptometra sparksi (John, 1937). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=509008 on 2021-01-21
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original description  (of Perissometra sparksi John, 1937) John DD (1937) Three new crinoids from the Indian Ocean. <i>Annals and Magazine of Natural History</i> (10)20:161-173. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Natural History Museum, London (NHM): Collections Management Database System.  [details]   

source of synonymy Clark, A. H. (1950) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4c). Bulletin of the U.S. National Museum 82:1-383, 32 pls. [details]   
Holotype BMNH [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis A species of Glyptometra with cirri heavy and strongly curved, in 10 columns; of 14-21 segments of which all but the basal are longer than broad; arms 14 arms in the type specimen; ray bases moderately broad and smooth. [details]

Distribution Madagascar (14°20'N., 52°30'E- Northwest of Sokotra); Depth range : 2194 m [details]