WoRMS taxon details

Neometra alecto (AH Clark, 1911)

731626  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:731626)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofCalometra alecto AH Clark, 1911) Clark AH (1911) On a collection of unstalked crinoids made by the United States Fisheries Steamer “Albatross” in the vicinity of the Philippine Islands. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 39(1798): 529-563. [details]   
Distribution Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia, to the Philippines and
Hainan, China, in 77-208 m.  
Distribution Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia, to the Philippines and
Hainan, China, in 77-208 m. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Neometra alecto (AH Clark, 1911). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=731626 on 2018-12-12
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original description  (ofCalometra alecto AH Clark, 1911) Clark AH (1911) On a collection of unstalked crinoids made by the United States Fisheries Steamer “Albatross” in the vicinity of the Philippine Islands. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 39(1798): 529-563. [details]   

basis of record Clark AH (1947) A monograph of the existing crinoids. 1(4b). <i>Bulletin of the United States National Museum</i> 82:1-473, 43 pls. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Clark AH (1912) The crinoids of the Indian Ocean. Echinoderma of the Indian Museum, Part VII. Indian Museum, Calcutta. iv + 325 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Neometra with 15-20 very narrow arms 60-70 mm long; distal ends of brachials rather strongly produced; cirri rather slender, >1/3 of arm length, of 39-46 cirrals with distal ends prominent. First segment of P1 with high rounded aboral process and is 1.5 to 2x as broad as second. First segment of P2 with prominent high aboral process. [details]

Distribution Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia, to the Philippines and
Hainan, China, in 77-208 m. [details]